• John Joubert
  • The Right Human Face (The Confirmation) (2018)

  • Novello & Co Ltd (World)
  • Bar + pf
  • Baritone
  • 4 min
  • Edwin Muir
  • English

Programme Note

The Right Human Face is the last composition John Joubert completed before his death in 2019. It is a setting for baritone and piano of The Confirmation, a poem by the Scottish poet Edwin Muir (1887-1959). This song was intended to be the first in a cycle about marriage.