The Lost King of England.
This is probably my most eccentric composition! I am fascinated by the fact that people cared enough about Richard III and his reputation to go to such lengths to find his remains in a Leicester Car Park. The words for this are about that remarkable story.
The music aims for to capture a medieval mood and style, but it also contains some more modern elements as it is driven more by the need to tell a dramatic story than by any claim of authenticity.
As the original version of this was too long, this is the abridged version: