George Shearing, famous jazz pianist and composer of music to hear, has done it again, this time in a collection featuring texts by William Shakespeare. These seven settings, some a cappella, some with piano and string bass, are fresh, exciting, and very accessible. One
of the pieces, “Who Is Silvia?”, is also available as a separate octavo.
Optional double bass part available: (HMB226a)
Titles in collection:
1. Live With Me And Be My Love
2. When Daffodils Begin To Peer
3. It Was A Lover And His Lass
5. Who Is Silvia? (Hpc7096)
6. Fie On Sinful Fantasy
7. Hey, Ho, The Wind And The Rain
Recording Available On: “Feel The Spirit” CD (HS272CD).