Songfest : a cycle of American poems for six singers and orchestra

by Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.

Language: English
Spanish
Format: Music Score 1977
Availability: Available at 1 Library 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks q M1529.B48 S6x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  q M1529.B48 S6x
 
 
CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks q M1529.B48 S6x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  q M1529.B48 S6x
 
 
Contents
Opening hymn: To the poem (F. O'Hara)
Three solos: The pennycandystore beyond the el (L. Ferlinghetti). A Julia de Burgos (J. de Burgos). To what you said... (W. Whitman)
Three ensembles: Duet: I, too, sing America (L. Hughes). Okay "Negroes" (J. Jordan). Trio: To my dear and loving husband (A. Bradstreet). Duet: Storyette H.M. (G. Stein)
Sextet: If you can't eat you got to (E.E. Cummings)
Three solos: Music I heard with you (C. Aiken). Zizi's lament (G. Corso). Sonnet: What lips my lips have kissed (E. St. Vincent Millay)
Closing hymn: Israfel (E.A. Poe)

Additional Information
Subjects Vocal sextets with orchestra -- Vocal scores with piano.
Song cycles.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] : [New York] :Amberson Enterprises ;1977
Boosey & Hawkes,
Other Titles Songfest.
Language English
Spanish
Notes The 3d song is in Spanish.
Duration: 40 min., 30 sec.
Program notes by J. Gottlieb, and texts of the songs: p. [iii-vii]
Description [viii], 82 pages ; 31 cm
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