|Musical presentation statement||Vocal score.|
||For a garden -- Work song for a new garden -- The ferns are so serious -- Cataloguing/fortifying -- The waterlily pond -- In the words of Mary Somerset -- Foxglove -- Mandrake -- On waiting to inhale the rare and intoxicating scent of the Queen of the Night cactus which blooms for just a single evening once a year -- Xylarium -- Field madder -- The storm and the yew -- For a garden (Epilogue).
|General note||Includes prefatory comments in English.|
|General note||Duration: approximately 24 min.|
|General note||Co-commissioned by Oxford Lieder and the Oxford Botanic Garden & Arboretum, in celebration of the 20th Oxford Lieder Festival and the 400th anniversary of the Oxford Botanic Garden.|
|General note||Premiered by Marcus Farnsworth, baritone, and Libby Burgess, piano, at Saint John the Evangelist, Oxford, October 20, 2021.|
|Language||English words by Kate Wakeling, also printed separately.|
|Publisher number||CH88210 Chester Music Limited|