John Tavener: The Lamb - String Orchestra Version (Score and Parts)

John Tavener: The Lamb - String Orchestra Version (Score and Parts)


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Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: String Orchestra (STR ORCH)
Skill Level: Easy - Explain this
Composer: John Tavener
Catalogue #: CH71159-01
This Item Earns 48 Musicroom Points

Description

The Lamb, one of composer John Tavener’s most beloved, frequently-performed and often-recorded works, was composed in a single afternoon in 1982 as a gift for the composer’s three-year-old nephew. While the original was an unaccompanied Choral piece that set William Blake’s poem The Lamb, this adaptation is an extremely effective and moving work for String Orchestra. The arrangement may be performed alone or in accompaniment to a Chorus. John Tavener was that rare creature, a composer of serious music and serious religious music, who also achieved commercial success. He burst into the popular consciousness with the performance of his Song for Athene at the funeral of Princess Diana, but had been a highly respected and frequently-performed composer since the premiere of his dramatic cantata The Whale in 1968. The Lamb has appeared on nearly forty different recordings.



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John Tavener: The Lamb - String Orchestra Version (Score and Parts) reviews verified by Reevoo

Quality of content
6.0
Value for money
3.0
Overall rating
5.0
Scores 5.0 out of 10 based on 1 review
5 out of 10

Isabella

Leeds GB
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Would suit average players Grade 3 - 4) to achieve a reasonable sound with a more modern piece.
Very expensive for the quality of paper.
Confirmed purchase: 28 May 2014
Published on: 23 June 2014

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Format: Score and Parts
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Language: English
Publisher: Chester Music

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