Artemisia

  • song-cycle for mezzo-soprano and string trio

  • Duration flexible

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by Sue Powell

there are seven movements

I - The Studio (7'20")

II - The Picnic (2'45")

III - The Rape (3'00")

IV - The Trial (2'00")

V - La Giuditta (2'00")

VI - La Madonna (3'45")

VII - Self-Portrait as the Allegory of Painting (3'50")

total duration approx 25 minutes

four of the songs (I, III, V, VI) were first performed by Lina Markeby and the British Camerata, conducted by Julian Perkins, November 2006

the complete set of seven songs was first performed by Clare McCaldin, June 2016

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vocal - solo voice with ensemble.