Year

1977


Duration

3'


Instrumentation

tenor, guitar


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Walt Whitman (in English)


Dedication

Amnesty International


Premiere

Copenhagen, Tivolis Koncertsal, 20 November 1977: Ingolf Olsen, tenor and guitar


Publisher

Edition Wilhelm Hansen


Comment

Freedom is based om a theme from "Towards Freedom?" (1977). The mixed choir setting "Freedom (Two together)" (1992) is a re-composed version of the song.


Source

Secretariat for Contemporary Music website;