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When You Are Old (from "Songs of Yeats") Clifton Davis

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By Clifton Davis

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Instrumental Duet Instrumental Duet, Low Voice, Piano - Level 3 - Digital Download
Composed by Clifton Davis. 20th Century, Concert, Contemporary, Holiday, Love, Standards. Score and parts. 7 pages. Clifton Allen Davis Music, ASCAP #5195417. Published by Clifton Allen Davis Music, ASCAP (A0.927258).

Item Number: A0.927258

A neo-romatic art song setting of Yeats' timeless poem about losing love.  The variety of rhythmic inflections in the piano propel the lilting vocal lines expressing the transitions in the poet's thoughts and feelings.  While traveling in Sligo, Ireland, to celebrate a wedding anniversary, the composer purchased a copy of William Butler Yeats’s collected poems. In between hikes and other adventures, he  explored poems like "When You Are Old" by juxtaposing a lyric melody with a Celtic driving piano rhythm. T

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