Songs & arias : for soprano and piano / Michael Nyman.

Author
Nyman, Michael [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Musical score
Language
Multiple languages
Published/​Created
London : Chester Music, c2008.
Description
1 score (115 p.) ; 31 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Notes
  • Contains 16 songs and 7 arias.
  • Includes excerpts from song cycles, arias from operas and songs used in films.
  • "A few songs existed originally in voice and piano versions but mostly the piano accompaniments in this volume are specially-made reductions of scores generally written for the Michael Nyman Band" --Pref. by the composer.
  • Those songs originally written for alto or tenor have been adapted to suit soprano.
Bibliographic references
Includes discography.
Language note
Words in English, French or German.
Contents
Miserere : from The cook, the thief, his wife and her lover -- Allez! On préviendra les reflux d'incendie ; Quand tes pieds ont dansé : from L'orgie Parisienne -- Es war erde in ihnen ; Nächtlich geschürzt : from Six Celan songs -- Ariel songs : from Prospero's books -- I am an unusual thing : from Letters, riddles and writs -- Mozart on mortality -- If ; Why : from The diary of Anne Frank -- Silence emerges ; I'm riding on a tram ; He sang in a gentle voice : from Cycle of disquietude -- Tortured prisoner ; As noses move ; You are my son : from Facing Goya -- This is what I found today ; Things the artist must not do today : from Man and boy : Dada -- Life's chaos : from Acts of beauty.
Other title(s)
Songs and arias
ISBN
  • 9781847726902
  • 1847726909
OCLC
233681276
RCP
C - S

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