Ed. Bob Chilcott: Shall I Compare Thee? - 10 Shakespeare Settings For Mixed Voices

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Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work

Shall I Compare Thee? is a collection of ten exquisite settings for mixed voices, specially commissioned to celebrate the four hundredth anniversary of William Shakespeare's death. The volume pays tribute to Britain's greatest writer, presenting a selection of his finest texts set to music by some of today's most accomplished choral composers.

  • Variety of composers, including Bob Chilcott, Alan Bullard, Howard Skempton, Cecilia McDowall and Will Todd
  • Accompanied and unaccompanied settings
  • Well-known Shakespeare texts, including 'It was a lover and his lass', 'If music be the food of love', and 'Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?'
  • Beautiful arrangement of Walton's 'Touch her soft lips and part'
  • Moderate difficulty - ideal for adult and youth choirs

ISBN: 9780193406148
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 03 August 2015
No of pages: 80
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9780193406148