Scenes from a Wessex Life

for tenor and piano

duration 14'

Scenes from a Wessex Life is a song cycle of six poems by Thomas Hardy for tenor and piano; the first performance was given by tenor Robert Tilson and pianist Neil Crossland in a Harrow Summer Music Festival recital on 12th July 2018.

 

The work was awarded an honourable mention in Abundant Silence's 2018 international composition competition and shortlisted for the 2018 NATS Art Song Composition Award.