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14 Songs on American Poetry for Voice and Piano

By Ned Rorem

High voice solo and piano accompaniment - Difficulty: medium
Composed by Ned Rorem (1923-). Voice & Piano. Edition Peters. 20th Century. Collection. With vocal melody, lyrics and piano accompaniment. 37 pages. Edition Peters #98-EP66583. Published by Edition Peters (PE.EP66583).

Item Number: PE.EP66583

ISBN 9790300724485. 9x12 inches. English.

Words and music are inextricably linked for Ned Rorem. Time Magazine has called him the world's best composer of art songs. A winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music this volume presents a collection of 14 songs on different American poets for voice and piano. Contents:

  • As Adam Early in the Morning (Walt Whitman)
  • Early in the Morning (Robert Hillyer)
  • I am Rose (Gertrude Stein)
  • Memory (Theodore Roethke)
  • My Papa's Waltz (Theodore Roethke)
  • Night Crow (Theodore Roethke)
  • O You Whom I Often and Silently Come (Walt Whitman)
  • Root Cellar (Theodore Roethke)
  • Sally's Smile (Paul Goodman)
  • See How They Love Me (Howard Moss)
  • Snake (Theodore Roethke)
  • Such Beauty As Hurts to Behold (Paul Goodman)
  • The Waking (Theodore Roethke)
  • Youth, Day, Old Age, and Night (Walt Whitman)

  • Early In The Morning  Text by Robert Hillyer
  • As Adam Early In The Morning  Text by Walt Whitman
  • O You Whom I Often And Silently Come  Text by Walt Whitman
  • Youth, Day, Old Age, And Night  Text by Walt Whitman
  • I Am Rose  Text by Gertrude Stein
  • Such Beauty As Hurts To Behold  Text by Paul Goodman
  • Sally's Smile  Text by Paul Goodman
  • See How They Love Me  Text by Howard Moss
  • The Waking  Text by Theodore Roethke
  • Snake  Text by Theodore Roethke
  • Root Cellar  Text by Theodore Roethke
  • Memory  Text by Theodore Roethke
  • Night Crow  Text by Theodore Roethke
  • My Papa's Waltz  Text by Theodore Roethke

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    I love this music. and the quality of the book itself is great.

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