• Stephen Oliver
  • The Child from the Sea (cantata) (1980)

  • Novello & Co Ltd (World)
  • 2222/2200/timp.2perc/str
  • SATB
  • Boy Soprano
  • 20 min

Programme Note


A king embarks on a voyage to find the seventh sea, accompanied by a young boy who appears from the ocean at the time of departure. The people watch until the boat disappears over the horizon. Nothing is heard of them again.