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Published: 03 April 2008

Duration: 16 minutes

8 Pages | 11.7 x 8.3 inches

ISBN: 9780193380264

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John Rutter

Birthday Madrigals

Double bass part

Forces or Category: SATB, double bass &/or piano (both opt.)

for SATB with optional double bass and optional piano These pieces may be performed individually or as a five-movement suite. Numbers 1, 4, and 5 are also published for upper voices and keyboard as Three Birthday Madrigals. The music captures the varied moods of the words with their rapture, sorrow, humour, and vitality in a way which makes these classic madrigal texts come alive for contemporary audiences.