Five Songs (Voice and Piano). By Gian Carlo Menotti (1911-). For Piano, Vocal. Vocal Collection. 24 pages. G. Schirmer #ED3596. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50480034).
ISBN 0634017063. 9x12 inches.
Written in 1983, with texts in English by the composer. The music is charged with emotion and a spinning, lyric line. This is Menotti's best recital work to date. Contents: The Eternal Prisoner • The Idle Gift • The Longest Wait • My Ghost • The Swing.