For Mezzo-soprano and string orchestra; commissioned by the New Century Chamber Orchestra. First performance: December 13, 1996 at Herbst Theatre, San Francisco. Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano; New Century Chamber Orchestra with Stuart Canin, leader 1. The Night is Freezing Fast (A.E. Housman) 2. The Car Ride to Christmas (von Stade) 3. Good King Merrily [more]
Poetry by Sir Philip Sidney. For Soprano, cello and piano. Also arranged as a duet for soprano, mezzo, cello and piano. This piece was recorded by Jake on The Faces Of Love. It was also recorded by Mela Dailey, Scott Kluksdahl, and Ric Rowley; available on iTunes. One or more recordings have been made. Score(s) [more]
One or more recordings have been made. Score(s) available from G. Schirmer/Hal Leonard.
Lyrics by John Hall. Commissioned by Earle Patriarco. First performance: November 1996, Vocal Arts Festival at The George Washington University: Earle Patriarco, baritone; Kevin Murphy, piano 1. A learning experience over coffee… 2. You enter my thoughts 3. To speak of love 4. Unspoken thoughts at bedtime