For Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Vibraphone, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello.
upon is one of a series of eight chamber works inspired by the writings
of Thomas Hardy and known collectively as Wessex Heights. The pieces
may be performed separately or in any combination. When the complete set
is played, the following order of performance is recommended:
Embers — Shailing and wambling — Volte-face — Groundswell — Catch — Idyll — For Tess — Along upon
The duration of Wessex Heights is about an hour.