Martin Scheuregger's Death And The Lady for Voice, Clarinet and Cello.
Composed 2014, published 2016. Score included in UYMP's Firewheel Anthology (ISMN M-57036-615-6), recorded by Dark Inventions.
Duration: 4 minutes.
This is a simple arrangement of the traditional folksong for Voice, Clarinet and Cello, which aims to let the haunting melody take centre stage. The cautionary tale tells of a woman who meets Death earlier than she wishes.
Commissioned by Dark Inventions, first performed by them on 8th May 2014 at The Engine House, Manchester.