Solo Cantata: 'Earth, Sweet Earth ... (aludes Terrae), opus 94' (1985/86)

Kenneth Leighton preferred the term solo cantata to 'song-cycle'.

"There was no thought in any of us ..." (Ruskin)
Inversnaid (Hopkins)
Contemplation - "In the snow ..." (Hopkins)
The Ashtree (Hopkins)
Binsey Poplars (Hopkins)
Hurrahing in the Harvest (Hopkins)
Ribblesdale (Hopkins)

Commissioned by Neil Mackie in memory of Peter Pears
Received its Scottish premiere at the Reid Concert Hall on 24 January 1988.

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Concerts by Work

Title Date Venue Professor
Reid Chamber Concert Sunday, January 24, 1988 Reid Concert Hall with Ahrend organ Leighton, Kenneth, 1929-1988