Let this Harvest Pass, O Love (Carl Cook)

Carl Cook

Song Cycle

Alto + Guitar

Catalogue Number: 

6507

Duration:

20:00

Year written: 

1996

First performed:

Saturday, April 5, 1997

Twelve Duets for Alto and Guitar based on poems by Carl Cook, written for Rupert Damerell (counter-tenor) and Andrew Keeping (guitar), who gave the first performance at Burgh House, Hampstead. The fantasia for solo guitar, using themes from the song cycle, Harvest Ramble was also written for Andrew Keeping - "the courage to create ourselves anew, all this and more we have fought and won"