Bird on a Briar

 

Title: Bird on a Briar
Year: anon. (arr. 2013)
Category: voice(s) with instruments
Instrumentation: b.cl,sop
Duration: 3′
First performance: Dark Inventions, Stef Conner (voice) | York St John University Chapel, UK | 26/04/2013
Commission: Dark Inventions
Publisher: Contact me
Recording: Hinterland by Dark Inventions | Bird On a Briar on iTunes

Programme note
This is an arrangement of an anonymous medieval song, ‘Byrd one brere’. The text used in this version is a modern English translation.