Art Song in English - 50 Songs by 21 American and British Composers - This unique compilation is a wonderful, substantial sampling of art song in the English language, featuring composers from both sides of the Atlantic. The publication includes many first-time transpositions.
Contents: Acrostic Song (Del Tredici) · Alleluia (Rorem) · At the River (Copland) · At the mid hour of night (Britten) · Bright is the ring of words (Vaughan Williams) · Central Park at Dusk (Duke) · Civet a Toute Vitesse (Rabbit at Top Speed) (Bernstein) · Dirge (Argento) · Down by the salley gardens (Clarke) · Fear no more the heat o' the sun (Finzi) · Ferry me across the water (Rorem) · Greeting (Bernstein) · Heart, we will forget him (Copland) ·How should I your true love know? (Quilter) · I hate music! (Bernstein) · If it's ever spring again (Britten) · In the Public Gardens (Beeson) · Indiana Homecoming (Beeson) · It was a lover and his lass (Finzi) · Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair (Foster/Rorem) · Jupiter has seven moons (Bernstein) · Linden Lea (Vaughan Williams) · Love (Rorem) · Love went a-riding (Bridge) · Money, O! (Head) · Nocturne (Britten) · and more.