Cut My Shadow (2011)

Three Songs for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano   9 minutes

These three intense settings for mezzo-soprano and piano of poetry by Federico Garcia Lorca (in English translation by Gwynne Edwards) were composed for Buddug Verona James and premiered by her throughout 2011.

Text: Federico Garcia Lorca, English translation by Gwynne Edwards

Commissioned by Buddug Verona James, with the kind support of Gwynne Edwards, the PRS Foundation, Swaledale Festival, Gwyl! The University of Wales, Trinity Saint David Arts Festival and Buxton Festival

First performance: 8th June 2011, Buddug Veron James and Caradog Williams, Swaledale Festival.