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Songs and Proverbs of William Blake

For Baritone and Piano

By Benjamin Britten

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Piano (Bass voice) - Advanced; Intermediate
For Baritone and Piano. Composed by Benjamin Britten (1913-1976). Book; Masterworks; Vocal Collection. Faber Edition. 20th Century; Masterwork. Published by Faber Music (AP.12-0571500153).

Item Number: AP.12-0571500153

ISBN 0571500153.

The first performance of the Songs and Proverbs of William Blake Op.74 was given by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Benjamin Britten at the Aldeburgh Festival on 24 June, 1965. Available here is Britten's fantastic song-cycle of pieces set to the lyrics and proverbs of William Blake, for Baritone Voice with Piano accompaniment.

Titles: Proverb I * London * Proverb II * The Chimney-Sweeper * Proverb III * A Poison Tree * Proverb IV * The Tyger * Proverb V * The Fly * Proverb VI * Ah, Sunflower * Proverb VII * Every Night and every morn.

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