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Author Singer, Jeanne.

Title To stir a dream : American poets in song / Jeanne Singer
Published Hong Kong : Naxos Digital Services/Cambria, [2009]


Description 1 online resource (1 audio file)
Contents From Petrarch / adapted by Lloyd Schwartz -- Hannah / Lloyd Schwartz -- Arno is deep ; Memoria / Frederika Blankner -- Query to the creator ; Old wild woman / Dorsha Hayes -- Lost garden / Cornel Lengyel -- Songs from later years cycle: Harvest ; The Bargain ; Elegy ; Of time lost ; Follow, o follow / Cornell Lengyel -- Wry rimes cycle: Geography lesson ; Neighbors ; Foolish worm ; Great orator ; The Joker / Cornell Lengyel --American Indian song suite: Pawnee -- Song to the Bear Warriors ; Maliseet -- Love song ; Kiowa -- Wind song ; Laguna -- Corn grinding song -- Wild birds / Jeanne Singer -- To stir a dream / Patricia Benton
Notes Streaming audio
For medium or high voice and piano
The 1st work an English adaptation by Lloyd Schwartz from These people, Wesleyan University Press, 1981
Indian melodies were selected from: The Indians song book: songs and legends of the American Indians / recorded and edited by Natalie Curtis. 2nd ed. Harper and Brothers, 1923
Performer Florence Hechtel, soprano ; Austin Miskell, tenor ; Jeanne Singer, piano ; Arthur Green, horn ; Vivian Israel, cello ; Joseph DePalo, clarinet ; Daniel Smith, bassoon
Notes Sung in English and Indian
Subject Songs (Medium voice) with piano.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
American poetry -- 20th century -- Musical settings
American poetry
Songs (High voice) with piano
Songs (Medium voice) with piano
Genre/Form Streaming audio
Musical settings
Musical settings.
Mises en musique.
Form Streaming audio
Author Miskell, Austin.
Hechtel, Florence
Green, Arthur
Israel, Vivian
DePalo, Joseph