Solway (McEwen, John Blackwood)

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Publisher. Info. London: Stainer & Bell, Ltd., 1922. Plate S. & B. 2397.
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General Information

Work Title Solway. A Symphony for Full Orchestra
Alternative. Title
Composer McEwen, John Blackwood
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. ca.1911
First Performance. ca.1922
First Publication. 1922
Average DurationAvg. Duration 34 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, English Horn, 2 Clarinets in B/A, Bass Clarinet in B, 2 Bassoons, Contrabassoon (ad lib.), 4 Horns in F, 3 Trumpets in B (1 Trumpet in F in 2nd Movement), 3 Trombones, Tuba, 3 Timpani, Harp, Strings.

Misc. Comments

Section List

  1. Spring Tide: Allegro moderato
  2. Moonlight: Molto tranquillo
  3. The Sou'west Wind: Vivace

Each movement begins with an inscription, probably written by the composer, poetic in general character.