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Widow's Party, The

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Percy Aldridge Grainger

Percy Aldridge Grainger (arr. Charles Moon)

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General Info

Year: 1923 / 1929 / 2011
Duration: c. 3:55
Difficulty: V (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Media: Male chorus with various ensembles
Publisher: Manuscript
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


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Program Notes

The Widow's Party is a poem from Rudyard Kipling's series titled Barrack-Room Ballads (1892) and is Grainger's Kipling Setting #7.

It is important to note that the "widow" in the title refers to Queen Victoria (The Widow of Windsor) and the "party" is one of many frontier wars in India.

- Program Note from Pender's Music Co.

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