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Early one morning: Medium voice

Medium Voice, Piano

From Volume 5 of Britten's folksong arrangements. It was composed sometime before 23 April 1957, which is believed to be the date of the song's first performance by Britten and Pears (at the Mozartsaal Konzert in Vienna). The same song, in a different arrangement, was used by Britten in the score of the 1936 documentary film Around the Village Green.

Text Author
Trad
Year of Composition
pre 23 Apr 1957
Length
3 minutes
Language
English
Publisher
Boosey and Hawkes
Type
Folk
Voice Type
Medium Voice
Instrument
Piano
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