Horn and Piano duet (4 hands) | Duration: 2 minutes
An old French dance–tune, often played as an encore by Dennis Brain. This arrangement first performed by Christopher Owen, Catherine Matthews and John Blood at the 1997 Hawkshead Summer Music Festival.
Commissioned by Christopher Owen for the 1997 Lake District Music Festival. A momentary shaft of light breaks through the dark shadows surrounding the lake in this sombre elegy. Christopher Owen and Ken Forster gave the first performance in St Oswald’s Church, Grasmere in 1997.