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‘The Walter de la Mare Songbook’ - Original Song Setting of Walter de la Mare's Poetry for Voice and Piano/Guitar

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By Dennis McCorkle, Adele Paxton, Walter de la Mare

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Piano Accompaniment, Guitar - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Dennis McCorkle, Adele Paxton, Walter de la Mare. Arranged by Dennis McCorkle. Contemporary Classical, Jazz, Repertoire, Technique Training, World. Piano Reduction. 135 pages. Published by DF McCorkle Music and eBook Publications (S0.1161659).

Item Number: S0.1161659

‘TheWalter de la Mare Songbook’ - Original Song Setting of Walter de la Mare'sPoetry for Voice and Piano/Guitar

Includes: Lucy’s Shoe (or ‘TheLost Shoe’), A Song of Enchantment, The Window, Grill Me SomeBones (or ‘At the Keyhole’), The Song of Shadows, Dust toDust, Slim Sophia (or ‘Reverie’), Silver, The Bees’Song, The Listeners

The songs from The Walter de la Mare Songbook resultedfrom an invitation to perform at the first ever conference, “Reading Walter dela Mare” at Cambridge University, England, 2018. Composing 10 original songs,Adèle Paxton (Classical Soprano) and Dennis McCorkle (Jazz Guitarist) teamed upas the duo Mackie and Me to present their unique sound andsong settings of the English poet.

Audience comments:

“Brilliant andcreative music…”

“The depth of thepoetry came right through…”

“Blown away by thesetting and musicality…”

“Echoes of Lorenz Hartand Stephen Sondheim in the brilliant renderings…”

All poetry of Walter de la Mare has beenlicensed worldwide by The Literary Trustees of Walter de la Mare andthe Society of Authors as their Representatives.

The Walter de la Mare Songbook Audio tracks and Ready-to-Sing performance readybacking tracks are available form Amazon Music and Apple Music.

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