Nyman: Self Laudatory Hymn Of Inanna (Score)


Verisign secured

 Print On Demand. Usually ships in 5 working days

Reserve product at Store

Close






Please complete the form and click the submit button. This will notify our store that you wish to reserve this product.

Our store will contact you to confirm the reservation.

Please do not travel until the store has contacted you.


Please double check your phone number, if it is incorrect we will be unable to contact you.


We aim to get back to you within the hour, during shop hours (please see store details), to confirm your reservation. If you do not hear from us then please resend the request.

Our Price: £6.95    Change Currency
Customer Rating:
Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: Alto, Countertenor, String Orchestra (ALTO/CTEN/STR ORCH)
Skill Level: Advanced - Explain this
Composer: Michael Nyman
Catalogue #: CH60680
This Item Earns 12 Musicroom Points

Description

Michael Nyman was inspired to write this single-movement piece Self Laudatory Hymn Of Inanna And Her Omnipotence in 1992 after having discovered the text in the library of a friend. The words belong to Inanna, the Queen of the Heavens in the Sumerian religion, who proclaims audaciously all that her father, Enil, has bestowed upon her. Nyman composed the piece for counterTenor James Bowman and recorded it on his eighteenth album, Time Will Pronounce: The 1992 Commissions. Unlike many of Nyman’s other albums, this one features only one member of the Michael Nyman Band. Nyman is a contemporary British composer of richly layered, modular minimalist pieces, often incorporating period instruments or instrumentation outside the normal Orchestral offerings. He is particularly well known for his film scores, including The Piano, The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover, Prospero’s Books and The Claim, among many others. His work is widely performed.



Customer Reviews


Write Review  Write a review!


Write a review to win

More Product Details

Sales Rank: Not specified
Published on: Not specified
Format: Score
Length: Not specified
Language: English
Publisher: Chester Music

Share this product with your friends using the icons below.