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Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?

for SSA choir and guitar (or piano)

Year:  1999

Year:  1999

David Hamilton

Composer:   David Hamilton

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This setting of Shakespeare's famous sonnet number 18, was originally the middle movement of a cycle of Shakespeare texts written for Auckland Choral Society in 1999. This movement allowed the women's voices to feature on their own.

Text note

Shakespeare sonnet

Performance history

16 Nov 2014: The Three Mezzos: Homespun Harmonies

Performed by Auckland City Choral Society with Bruce Paine (guitar), and conducted by David Hamilton

Performed by the Capital Choir, directed by Felicia Edgecombe.

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