for narrator, SATB chorus, boys' choir (optional) and full orchestra. Text by William Shakespeare
William Walton (1902-1983)Edited by David Lloyd-Jones and Arranged by Christopher Palmer
"Something like an equivalent to Prokofiev's Nevsky cantata has been created. Its choruses...with their hint of Elizabethan pastiche bring delicacy, tenderness, and open joy alongside the fervour." - Edward Greenfield, The Guardian
Interlude - At the Boar's Hear
Interlude - 'Touch her soft lips and part'
Harfleur and The Night Watch
Interlude - At the French Court