Vocal Score for 'The North Ship' composed by William Beckmann and a recording on CD performed by The Helios Choir 24th April 2006.
The North Ship
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- ReferenceGB 50 U DX310
- Dates of Creation1996-2006
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 items
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Administrative / Biographical History
The poem 'The North Ship' was written by Philip Larkin and first published in 1945. The poem was set to music in 1996 by composer William Beckmann (1968-2002) and was first performed by Cantemus on 7th December 1996 at St Paul's Church in Canterbury.
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The items were deposited by the composer's mother in December 2008.