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AND LOVE SAYS

song for soprano and piano

duration: 8 minutes

poetry: Hafiz; trans. Daniel Ladinsky

AvP 108

Listen to “And Love Says” on SoundCloud

 

THE FIRST WOMAN

four songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 24:30

poetry: Lorna Crozier

AvP 99

Listen to “The First Woman” on SoundCloud

Listen to “Who Is She, Then?” on SoundCloud

 

FRESH SNOW

song for soprano, piano, hand-held taiko drum

(played by singer)

duration: 2 minutes

haiku: Sheila Rosen

AvP 133

 

IN BAROQUE REMINISCENCE

five songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 20 minutes

poetry: Brenda Brooks

AvP 100

 

INTO THE SHIMMERING

three songs/cycle for soprano and piano

poetry: Joy Kogawa

AvP 202

 

MIDNIGHT WATCH

three songs/cycle for soprano and piano

poetry: Lorna Crozier

AvP 186

Listen to “Midnight Watch” on SoundCloud

 

MOTHER AND I WALKING

song for soprano and piano

duration: 3 minutes

poetry: Lorna Crozier

AvP 138

OFFERINGS

three songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 8:30

poetry: Joy Kogawa

AvP 118

 

ONE WILLOW GROWS

three songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 10 minutes

poetry: Lorna Crozier

AvP 136

 

OUR LOST HEARTS

seven songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 26 minutes

poetry: Brenda Brooks

AvP 90

 

SOLANA’S SONG 

from the chamber opera When the Sun Comes Out

aria for coloratura soprano and piano

libretto: Rachel Rose

AvP 183

Watch “Solana’s Song” on YouTube (piano concert version 2016)

Listen to “Solana’s Song” on SoundCloud (world premiere 2013)

 

WHAT WE HEARD ABOUT DEATH

song for soprano and piano

poetry: Rachel Rose

AvP 161

 

WHITE CAT BLUES

three songs/cycle for soprano and piano

duration: 9 minutes

poetry: Lorna Crozier

AvP 147

Listen to “White Cat Blues” on SoundCloud