Free score and parts for Still the Sirens

Danyal Dhondy's Still the Sirens was commissioned by Making Music as a choral companion piece to Fauré’s Requiem. The parts are available free to Making Music members until July 2020 in digital format.

The new work Still the Sirens is approximately 28-30 minutes long and you can now download the full score and individual parts for free. The piece is for SATB choir plus organ or orchestral forces as detailed below.

Scoring

SATB (occasional divisi), solo Soprano/Mezzo, solo Baritone, plus either:

  • A scoring: 0.0.0.2; 4.2.0.0; 1 perc. (timps, tubular bell in C#), hp, org; strings.
  • B scoring: 0.0.0.0; 2.0.0.0; 1 perc. (timps, tubular bell in C#), hp, org; solo violin; 1st violas, 2nd violas, 1st celli, 2nd celli, double bassi (recommended 2-3 players each section, but can be done with 1); or
  • C scoring: organ solo

If an individual part, for example the bassoon, is marked 'A' it should be played with all the other parts marked 'A' and 'AB' but not with 'C'. If a part is marked 'B' then it should be played with all the other parts marked 'B' and 'AB'. If a part is marked 'C' such as the tubular bells, it should be played with all the other parts marked 'C'.

You can use the above scoring lists to check that you've downloaded all the correct parts.

Individual parts

The free digital parts are available to members for the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons, after which the standard hire pricing will apply. Printed copies can also be made available on request at an exclusive member rate of £30. PRS performing fees will apply as usual.

You can look through and download the parts below.

How to use this resource

To preview the part you're interested in, click on it and then click on the + icon in the bottom right hand corner of the window to zoom in (you may need to zoom in a few times as some of the parts appear as a dotted vertical line on first opening!). To download the part, click on the arrow icon in the top right hand corner of the window.

Still The Sirens - A - Full Score

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Bassoon 1

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Bassoon 2

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Horn 1 in F

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Horn 2 in F

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Horn 3 in F

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Horn 4 in F

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Trumpet 1 in Bb

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Trumpet 2 in Bb

 

 


Still The Sirens - A - Organ

 

 


Still The Sirens - A B - Timpani, Tubular Bell in C#

 

 


Still The Sirens - A B - Harp

 

 


Still The Sirens - A B - Violin
Still The Sirens - A B - Viola 1
Still The Sirens - A B - Viola 2
Still The Sirens - A B - Cello 1
Still The Sirens - A B - Cello 2
Still The Sirens - A B - Contrabass

 

 


Still The Sirens - B - Full Score
Still The Sirens - B - Horn 1 in F
Still The Sirens - B - Horn 2 in F
Still The Sirens - B - Organ
Still The Sirens - C - Tubular Bell (C#)
Still The Sirens - C - Organ Score
Still The Sirens - Vocal Score

 

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