Jane Stanley: Winter Song [download]
Composed for solo cello, 2015. First performed by Robert Irvine at Loch Shiel Festival, April 2016.
Computer typeset score (2pp) in pdf format for immediate download.
Winter Song is a short piece embracing the lyrical, expressive qualities of the cello. It unfolds as a sustained melody, mostly in the instrument’s high register. This is contrasted by intermittent pizzicato tones and presentation of sombre low-register sonorities at the end.
As featured on Songs and Lullabies performed by Robert Irvine.