Sir Michael Tippett (1905-1998)

Songs for Ariel (1962)

for voice and piano (or harpsichord)

  • General information
    • Composition date: 1962
    • Duration: 5 mn
    • Publisher: pas d'éditeur
    • Libretto (details, author):

      Shakespeare, La Tempête.

Detailed formation
  • singing voice, piano [ou clavecin]

Premiere information

  • Date: 21 September 1962

    Royaume-Uni, Londres, Fenton House, Hampstead


    Grayston Burgess (voix), Virginia Pleasants (clavecin).

Table of contents

Come unto these yellow sands - Full fathom five - Where the bee sucks.