Eight canons for equal voices /
|Main Creator:||Holst, Gustav, 1874-1934.|
|Published / Created:||
London : New York : Faber and Faber ; c1965.
G. Schirmer (sole agents for USA),
Two sets of canons, the 1st, no.1-6, for 3-9 unacc. voices, the 2nd, no. 7 and 8, for 2 voices with piano acc.
Poems from Mediaeval Latin lyrics, translated by Helen Waddell.
"'Equal' voices means either sopranos and altos, or tenors and basses"--Editor's note.
Physical description: 1 score (21 p.) ; 26 cm.
Table of Contents:
- If you love songs
- Lovely Venus
- The fields of sorrow
- David's lament for Jonathan
- O strong heart
- Truth of all truth
- Evening on the Moselle
- If 'twere the time of lilies.