RTC-16: 1959 Four Songs for high voice and piano (revised 1969 for orchestra?)

Text: Wilfred Watson, Friday’s Child

  1. “The Pearl”
  2. “St. Lucy’s Night”
  3. “Ghosts”
  4. “Love Song”

Commission: Vancouver International Festival
Completion: 24 January 1959
Premiere: 1959-08-03, CBC Vancouver International Festival. Milla Andrews (soprano) and George Brough (piano)
Other:

  1. 1973-05-27, Phyllis Mailing, soprano, CBC Vancouver Chamber Orch., John Avison (cond.)
  2. 1983-11-06/07, Festival of Music, Manitoba Composers Association

Publication: CMC