Garden of Devotion

on Poems by Rabindranath Tagore

Martinsson, Rolf

for soprano and string orchestra

Garden of Devotion

Score (B4)
GE 12515
679,00 kr
Status: In stock
Study score (B5)
GE 13087
209,00 kr
Status: In stock
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Product information

Description

Romantic and seductively beautiful settings of five poems from Rabindranth Tagore's collection The Gardener. The poems are Trust Love, Do Not Keep, Do Not Go, Lest I Should Know and My Heart, and as the titles suggest it is all about love.

Garden of Devotion was jointly commissioned by Musica Vitae (main commissioner), Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Staatskapelle Weimar, Lapland Chamber Orchestra, Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Uppsala Chamber Orchestra and Västerås Sinfonietta.

Composed for soprano Lisa Larsson.

Product specification

Composition Year

2014

Poet

Tagore, Rabindranath

Scoring

strings

Duration

23

World Premiere

2014-9-25

Venue

Växjö (Utvandrarnas Hus)

Performers

Lisa Larsson, Musica Vitae, cond. Fredrik Malmberg

Original publisher

Gehrmans Musikförlag

Tags

Orkester & Scen, classical, English, Solo + Orchestra, voice

Composer

Martinsson, Rolf

Rolf Martinsson is one of Sweden's internationally leading composers, hailed for his masterly orchestral writing. He serves as professor of composition at the Malmö Academy of Music and is a Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music.

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