Poor Yorick CD release
A new CD – Poor Yorick, composed by Roger Marsh for the Hilliard Ensemble in 2013 – is now available here.
Poor Yorick was commissioned by the Hilliard Ensemble for their 40th Anniversary Tour in December 2013. The premiere was given at The Spitalfields Festival, London on December 11th 2013. The piece is a setting of the Death of Parson Yorick, from Sterne’s Tristram Shandy. It was recorded at Shandy Hall in Coxwold, by Jez Wells. This CD is the first on the cmrc label (CMRC001)
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