Songs of Sadness

Ned Rorem

Year

1994


Duration

30'


Instrumentation

voice - clarinet, guitar, violoncello


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Mark Strand, James Merrill, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Robert Burns (in English)


Premiere

New York, Alice Tully Hall, 30 October 1994: Kurt Ollmann, baritone / Sharon Isbin, guitar / Fred Sherry, violoncello / David Shifrin, clarinet


Publisher

Boosey & Hawkes


Source

Boosey & Hawkes website;