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Sappho Songs

A Song Cycle for Two Female Voices and Violoncello (Full Score)

By Daron Hagen

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Soprano, Alto, Cello
A Song Cycle for Two Female Voices and Violoncello (Full Score). Composed by Daron Hagen (1961-). Premiered September 23, 2005 on the Phoenix Concert Series of the Church of Saint Matthew and Saint Timothy in New York City. Performance score. With Standard notation. Composed DECEMBER 2004. Opus 87. 40 pages. Duration 28 minutes. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.MXE14F).

Item Number: CF.MXE14F

ISBN 0825862469. Text: Sappho.

Sappho's poetry was adapted for use as text for this song cycle and is drawn from Sappho: A New Translation. Hagen composed this piece in 2004 and its first performance was by the ensemble Seraphim, which took place on September 23, 2005 at the Phoenix Concert Series of the Church of Saint Matthew and Saint Timothy in New York City.

  • 1. Come Now 
  • 2a. Bridesmaids' Carol 
  • 2b. Lament for a Maidenhead 
  • 3a. At Noontime 
  • 3b. I Confess/I Believe 
  • 4. My Tongue is Broken 
  • 5a. Say What You Like/I Have No Complaints 
  • 5b. Rich as You Are/Death Is An Evil 
  • 6a. Not One Word 
  • 6b. Reprise 
  • 7. The Evening Star