Commissioned by the BBC

  • 2+pic.2+ca.2+bcl.3(cbn)/4331/timp.perc/hp/str
  • 13 min

Programme Note

This short tone poem is another of the composer's mementos of a Lancashire childhood - the kind of piece in which his music takes on Ivesian qualities of accuracy and fondness in recollection. We seem to hear a train go by at one point, but in general the piece is slow, whether its tone is reflective or dramatic.


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