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Three Songs of War

for soprano and piano

Year:  1975   ·  Duration:  10m
Instrumentation:  can also be sung by tenor

Year:  1975
Duration:  10m
Instrumentation  can also be sung by tenor

John Wells

Composer:   John Wells

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Sample Score

Sample: Three Songs of War; pp. 1,4,8 sampled

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This set of songs for voice and piano was written while the composer was in Indiana to texts by Wilfred Owen. The New Zealand premiere was given by Deborah Wai Kapohe.

Contents note

  1. Sonnet
  2. Futility
  3. Anthem for doomed Youth

Text note

Text by Wilfred Owen