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Title The G. Schirmer collection of American art song : 50 songs by 29 composers / compiled and edited by Richard Walters.

Imprint New York : G. Schirmer ; Milwaukee, WI : Distributed by Hal Leonard, ©2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    782.4216 GSC    Available
Description 1 score (240 pages) ; 31 cm
notated music ntm rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Medium/low voice."
Biographies of composers, p. 5-12.
Contents A slumber song of the Madonna / Alfred Noyes ; Samuel Barber -- The monk and his cat / tr. W.H. Auden ; Samuel Barber -- Night wanderers / William Henry Davies ; Samuel Barber -- St. Ita's vision / tr. Chester Kallmann ; Samuel Barber -- Strings in the earth and air / James Joyce ; Samuel Barber -- Meadow-larks / Ina Coolbrith ; Amy Marcy Cheney Beach -- The bustle in a house / Emily Dickinson ; William Bolcom -- Amor / Arnold Weinstein ; William Bolcom -- On the seashore of endless worlds / Rabindranath Tagore ; John Alden Carpenter -- Meet Doctor Livermore / Leonard Feeney ; Theodore Chanler -- The lamb / William Blake ; Theodore Chanler -- Farewell to the house in Bonac / John Hall Wheelock ; Norman Dello Joio -- Fort Tryon Park, September ; Song to the Witch of the Cloisters ; Christmas at the Cloisters ; The unicorn / William Hoffman ; John Corigliano -- Forever young / Bob Dylan ; John Corigliano -- Love in the dictionary ; Review / Celius Dougherty -- Breakfast song / Elizabeth Bishop ; John Harbison -- Odor / Michael Fried ; John Harbison -- I carry your heart / E.E. Cummings ; John Duke -- In a myrtle shade / William Blake ; Charles Griffes -- The lament of Ian the Proud / Fiona MacLeod ; Charles Griffes -- At the well ; Do not go, my love / Rabindranath Tagore ; Richard Hageman -- Animal passion / Gini Savage ; Jake Heggie -- Once upon a universe / Gavin Geoffrey Dillard ; Jake Heggie -- Where the music comes from / Lee Hoiby -- The shepherd / William Blake ; Lee Hoiby -- The spring and the fall / Edna St. Vincent Millay ; Sven Lekberg -- Evening / John Milton ; Charles Ives -- In the mornin' : spiritual / Charles Ives -- Serenity / John Greenleaf Whittier ; Charles Ives -- A good boy / Robert Louis Stevenson ; Aaron Jay Kernis -- Debts / Jessie B. Rittenhouse ; Kirke Mechem -- The cloak, the boat, and the shoes / William Butler Yeats ; Ben Moore -- I love the dark hours of my being / Rainer Maria Rilke ; tr. Anita Barrows and Joanna R. Macy ; Brad Mehldau -- The old man's song ; The swing / Gian Carlo Menotti -- Calm is the night ; Reward / John Jacob Niles -- I thank all who have loved me / Elizabeth Barrett Browning ; Thomas Pasatieri -- Good morning midnight / Emily Dickinson ; Andre Previn -- Love song ; A prayer to Saint Catherine / Kenneth Koch ; Virgil Thomson -- Orpheus with his lute / William Shakespeare ; William Schuman -- The breath of a rose / Langston Hughes ; William Grant Still -- Grace / Michael Tilson Thomas -- Blue Monday / Langston Hughes ; Richard Walters.
Subject Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Musical settings.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Musical settings.
Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941 -- Musical settings.
Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Musical settings.
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 -- Musical settings.
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 -- Musical settings.
Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Musical settings.
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 -- Musical settings.
Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 -- Musical settings.
Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 -- Musical settings.
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926 -- Musical settings.
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861 -- Musical settings.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Musical settings.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Musical settings.
Songs (Medium voice) with piano -- Scores.
Songs (Low voice) with piano -- Scores.
Songs, English -- United States.
Added Author Walters, Richard. Compiler. Editor.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Slumber song of the Madonna.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Hermit songs. Monk and his cat.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Night wanderers.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Hermit songs. St. Ita's vision.
Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981. Strings in the earth and air.
Beach, H. H. A., Mrs., 1867-1944. Songs, op. 78. Meadow-larks.
Bolcom, William. I will breathe a mountain. Bustle in the house.
Bolcom, William. Cabaret songs (1978). Amor.
Carpenter, John Alden, 1876-1951. Gitanjali. On the seashore of endless worlds.
Chanler, Theodore, 1902-1961. Meet Doctor Livermore.
Chanler, Theodore, 1902-1961. Lamb.
Corigliano, John, 1938- Cloisters.
Corigliano, John, 1938- Mr. Tambourine Man. Forever young.
Dello Joio, Norman, 1913-2008. Songs of remembrance. Farewell to the house in Bonac.
Dougherty, Celius, 1902-1986. Love in the dictionary.
Dougherty, Celius, 1902-1986. Review.
Duke, John, 1899-1984. I carry your heart.
Griffes, Charles Tomlinson, 1884-1920. Poems, voice, piano, op. 9. In a myrtle shade.
Griffes, Charles Tomlinson, 1884-1920. Poems by Fiona MacLeod. Lament of Ian the Proud.
Hageman, Richard, 1881-1966. At the well.
Hageman, Richard, 1881-1966. Do not go, my love.
Harbison, John. North and South. Breakfast song.
Harbison, John. Simple daylight. Odor.
Heggie, Jake, 1961- Natural selection. Animal passion.
Heggie, Jake, 1961- Of gods and cats. Once upon a universe.
Hoiby, Lee. Songs of innocence. Shepherd.
Hoiby, Lee. Where the music comes from.
Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. Evening.
Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. In the mornin'.
Ives, Charles, 1874-1954. Serenity.
Kernis, Aaron Jay. Songs of innocents, book 1. Good boy.
Lekberg, Sven, 1899-1984. Spring and the fall.
Mechem, Kirke. To an absent love. Debts.
Mehldau, Brad. I love the dark hours of my being.
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007. Old man's song.
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007. Swing.
Moore, Ben, 1960- Irish songs. Cloak, the boat, and the shoes.
Niles, John Jacob, 1892-1980. Calm is the night.
Niles, John Jacob, 1892-1980. Reward.
Pasatieri, Thomas. Sonnets from the Portuguese. I thank all who have loved me.
Previn, André, 1929- Dickinson songs. Good morning midnight.
Schuman, William, 1910-1992. Orpheus with his lute.
Still, William Grant, 1895-1978. Breath of a rose.
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. Mostly about love. Love song.
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989. Mostly about love. Prayer to St. Catherine.
Tilson Thomas, Michael, 1944- Grace.
Walters, Richard. Blue Monday.
Added Title American art song
Other Form: Online version: G. Schirmer collection of American art song. Medium/low voice. New York : G. Schirmer ; Milwaukee, WI : Distributed by Hal Leonard, ©2007 (OCoLC)755067991
ISBN 0634084356
Standard No. 073999850697
Music No. ED 4322 G. Schirmer
HL50485069 Hal Leonard

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