Roger Quilter: Twelve Songs

Books | Voice, Piano Accompaniment

Publisher: Thames Publishing
Composer: Roger Quilter
Format: Sheet Music | Songbook

The Heritage of English Song series is a terrific collection that presents and preserves the long and glorious tradition of English song.

Book 12 contains a stunning selection of Roger Quilter songs selected and introduced by Trevor Hold. Quilter was a modest songwriter who encapsulated his ideas with uncomplicated but effective music. Subtle, generous and warm, they are a delight to play and sing, both for amateur or professional.

The Twelve Songs in this volume represent the height of Quilter's work from 1908 to 1935. All pieces are in wonderful settings for medium-high Voice and Piano.

ISBN: 9781846097263
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
No of pages: 48
Language: English
Catalogue No: TH978370
 
     
       

        Roger Quilter: Twelve Songs reviews verified by reevooReevoo

        Quality of content
        9.3
        Value for money
        9.3
        Overall rating
        9.3
        Scores 9.3 out of 10 based on 3 reviews
        10 out of 10

        Stephen

        Lewes GB Nothing
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        Well laid out
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 05 October 2016
        Published on: 21 October 2016
        8 out of 10

        Susan

        Urmston GB
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        Nice to see Roger Quilter's music in print. A forgotten gem of Englishness.
        I was hoping the piano arrangements would make solo piano pieces to play in their own right.
        Confirmed purchase: 31 December 2013
        Published on: 21 June 2014

        Musicroom Reviews

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        4
        Quilter is singable, beautifully crafted, finely balanced between voice and piano. Not sufficiently deep to sustain a whole programme, nevertheless individual Quilter songs will always merit their place in any representative programme of English song. This edition is legible and accurate, and will help keep his gentle heritage alive.
        Anonymous - (Southampton, United Kingdom)
        3
        A good selection of Roger Quilter songs. I was hoping I could perform the piano parts as solo pieces.
        Anonymous - (Urmston, United Kingdom)

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