Leo Geyer

composer | conductor

Ode to Shakespeare's Skull 2014

mezzo-soprano & piano 

Text by Martin Kratz 

Poetry and music commissioned by mezzo-soprano Pam Waddington Muse and first performed on the 12th May 2015 at the Middleton Hall, Hull University by Pam.



Programme Note

Ode to Shakespeare’s Skull is setting of the sonnet by Martin Kratz, entitled A Phrenologist's Ode to Shakespeare's Skull in tribute to Hamlet.


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Perusal Score

Please note that this music is in copyright and it is illegal to copy or perform from the perusal score. 

Performance History 

12th May 2015 - Pam Waddington Muse, Hull University 

9th Aug 2015 - Jane Manning OBE, Kings Place 

24th April 2016 - Khymerikal, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust