Commissioned by Channel Four Television Corporation (Channel Four) and first broadcast on 25 December 2005.

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  • 2 Sopranos, 2 Tenors, Baritone, 2 Basses
  • 50 min
  • Judith Weir
  • English

Programme Note

High-powered newsreader and journalist Armida is becoming increasingly exhausted with her job. Successful army man Rinaldo is also having doubts about his vocation. Can both of them find a sense of fulfilment in the middle of a warzone?


Vocal score