ART SONG IN ENGLISH 50 SONGS BY 21 AMERICAN AND BRITISH COMPOSERS
Series: Voice Publisher: Boosey and Hawkes Format: Softcover Editor: Carol Kimball
Acrostic Song (Del Tredici) • Alleluia (Rorem) • At the mid hour of night (Britten) • At the River (Copland) • Bright is the ring of words (Vaughan Williams) • Central Park at Dusk (Duke) • Civet a Toute Vitesse (Rabbit at Top Speed) (Bernstein) • Dirge (Argento) • Down by the salley gardens (Clarke) • Fear no more the heat o' the sun (Finzi) • Ferry me across the water (Rorem) • Greeting (Bernstein) • Heart, we will forget him (Copland) • How should I your true love know? (Quilter) • I hate music! (Bernstein) • If it's ever spring again (Britten) • In the Public Gardens (Beeson) • Indiana Homecoming (Beeson) • It was a lover and his lass (Finzi) • Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair (Foster/Rorem) • Jupiter has seven moons (Bernstein) • Linden Lea (Vaughan Williams) • Love (Rorem) • Love went a-riding (Bridge) • Money, O! (Head) • My Life's Delight (Quilter) • Nocturne (Britten) • Oh fair to see (Finzi) • Poet's Song (Copland) • Rain (Floyd) • Sephestia's Lullaby (Britten) • Sleep (Gurney) • Spring (Argento) • Spring is like a perhaps hand (Argento) • Spring Sorrow (Ireland) • Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening (Rorem) • Sweet Suffolk Owl (Hundley) • Take, O take those lips away (Warlock) • The Astronomers (Hundley) • The lads in their hundreds (Somervell) • The Little Horses (Copland) • The Salley Gardens (Britten) • The Seal Man (Clarke) • There will be stars (Duke) • These, My Ophelia (Chanler) • Waterbird (Hundley) • Weep you no more (Quilter) • when faces called flowers float out of the ground (Argento) • Where Go the Boats? (Floyd) • Why do they shut me out of Heaven? (Copland)
A wonderful, substantial sampling of art song in the English language, featuring composers from both sides of the Atlantic. Includes many first-time transpositions, as the song list is the same for the High Voice and Low Voice editions.
Contents: ARGENTO: Dirge - Spring - Spring Is Like a Perhaps Hand - When Faces Called Flowers Float out of the Ground - BEESON: In the Public Gardens - Indiana Homecoming - BERNSTEIN: Civet a Toute Vitesse (Rabbit at Top Speed) - Greeting - I Hate Music! - Jupiter has Seven Moons - BRIDGE: Love Went a-riding - BRITTEN: At the Mid Hour of Night - If it's ever spring again - Nocturne - The Salley Gardens - Sephestia's Lullaby - CHANLER: These, My Ophelia - CLARKE: Down by the Salley Gardens - The Seal Man - COPLAND: At the River - Heart, We Will Forget Him - The Little Horses - Poet's Song - Why Do They Shut Me Out of Heaven? - TREDICI: Acrostic Song - DUKE: Central Park at Dusk - There Will be Stars - FINZI: Fear No More the Heat o' the Sun - It Was a Lover and his Lass - Oh Fair to See - FLOYD: Two Stevenson Songs: Rain - Where Go the Boats? - GURNEY: Sleep - HEAD: Money, O! - HUNDLEY: The Astronomers - Sweet Suffolk Owl - Waterbird - IRELAND: Spring Sorrow - QUILTER: How Should I Your True Love Know? - My Life's Delight - Weep You No More - ROREM: Alleluia - Ferry Me Across the Water - Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair - Love - Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening - SOMERVELL: The Lads in Their Hundreds - VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Bright Is the Ring of Words - Linden Lea - WARLOCK: Take, O Take Those Lips Away
Item #: 048019047 MPN or ISBN: 9781423418313 UPC: 073999567731 Size: 12" x 9" Pages: 192