Danyal Dhondy's Still the Sirens is a new piece commissioned by Making Music specifically for leisure-time groups as a 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.
The free digital parts are available to members for the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons. Printed copies can also be hired on request at an exclusive member rate of £30. PRS performing fees will apply as usual. Contact composer Danyal Dhondy to find out more.
You can look through and download the parts from our website.
SATB (occasional divisi), solo Soprano/Mezzo, solo Baritone, plus either:
- organ solo
- 0.0.0.0; 126.96.36.199; 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
- 0.0.0.2; 188.8.131.52; 1 perc. (timps, tubular bell in C#), hp, org; strings as per point two.
Listen to Still the Sirens in full
We hope you find this Making Music resource useful. If you have any comments or suggestions about the guidance please contact us. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the content of this guidance is accurate and up to date, Making Music do not warrant, nor accept any liability or responsibility for the completeness or accuracy of the content, or for any loss which may arise from reliance on the information contained in it.