Plays, Film and Radio

Ralph Vaughan Williams’s compositions are divided between a number of publishing houses. Click on the UK publisher name for more information about each work. To contact each publisher about worldwide salesrental, licencing or copying please go to our publishers’ page.

TitleSubtitle/ArrangerScoringDurationPublisher
Bacchae, Theincidental music ed. Tonguealto, SSA chorus, small orchestra12'Promethean
Death of Tintagiles, Theincidental music to Maeterlinck's playchamber orchestra15'OUP
Elektraincidental music ed. Tonguealto, SSA chorus, small orchestra21'Promethean
First Nowell, Thenativity play ed. Douglassoprano, baritone, SATB choir, with full orchestra or strings, piano and organ50' stage; 30' concert OUP
Iphigenia in Taurisincidental music ed. Tonguemezzo soprano, SSA chorus, small orchestra30'Promethean
Mayor of Casterbridge, Theincidental music for a radio production ed.LeworchestraPromethean
Richard IIincidental music for a radio production ed. Leworchestra28'Promethean
Scenes from Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progressincidental music for a 1907 play ed. Lew5 vocal soloists, choruses, guitar, stringsPromethean
Scott of the Antarcticcomplete music for the film edit. Yatesfull orchestra 80'OUP
Wasps, The complete incidental musicbaritone, male chorus and orchestra plus narrator for concert version26'Faber