Songs: "Clara"

'Clara' by Sally Beamish (composer) and Janice Galloway (writer) was commissioned by mezzo soprano Sandra Porter and pianist Graeme McNaught. 
Impressions from the life of Clara Wieck-Schumann after the eight songs of Robert Schumann's op. 42, 'Frauen-Liebe und Leben'.
Texts by Janice Galloway, a Scottish writer based in Glasgow, as a commentary on the 8 Chamisso poems of the song cycle.

First performed by the duo on National Poetry Day in October 1995.

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Concerts by Work

Title Date Venue Professor
Reid Lunch-hour Concert Tuesday, May 14, 1996 Reid Concert Hall with Ahrend organ Osborne, Nigel 1948-