KSS5 Vocalise pour soprano fioriturata

Piece details

  • Written for: Voice and Piano
  • Date composed: 1916
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 2
  • Manuscript pages: 3/4
  • Manuscript location: One in the Sorabji Archive, another in a private collection
  • Comments: Wordless. Called op.2, no.3 by the composer.

Editions available from the Sorabji Archive

  • Critical edition (Marc-André Roberge), A4P. 14 pages.
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
    Right-click to download high resolution sample page: PDF PNG
  • Manuscript (both versions), A3P. 3/4 pages.
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
    Right-click to download high resolution sample page: PDF PNG

Recordings

  • Elizabeth Farnum (soprano), Margaret Kampmeier (piano),
    Centaur Records CRC2613 (2002)
    Track 8 (2:21)

Performances

  • 23/03/2000 Debra Skeen (soprano), Lydia Newlands (piano)
    British Music Information Centre, London, UK
  • 14/11/2002 Elizabeth Farnum (soprano), Margaret Kampmeier (piano)
    Merkin Hall, New York NY, USA
  • 26/04/2011 Katty Kochmann (soprano), Lukas Huisman (piano)
    Miryzaal, School of Arts, Koninklijk Conservatorium Gent, Ghent, Belgium
  • 08/02/2016 Anna-Maria Barth (violin), Florian Steininger (piano)
    University of Music, Karlsruhe, Germany
    A-MB Masters recital — arrangement for violin and piano

Broadcasts etc.

  • 30/01/2003 Elizabeth Farnum (soprano), Margaret Kampmeier (piano)
    WPRB, Princeton NJ, USA [broadcast of recording]
    “Classical Discoveries” programme
  • 25/08/2003 Elizabeth Farnum (soprano), Margaret Kampmeier (piano)
    , New York NY, USA [broadcast of recording]
    “Soundcheck” programme