Shiloh, A Requiem — John M. Tarrh [Audio, Score]

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text] Collected from Tarrh.com | Link to Source From the artist’s website: The premiere of my new piece for orchestra titled Shiloh, a Requiem was a big success. Commissioned by the New Philharmonia Orchestra for the celebration of their 20th season, it was …

Battle Pieces – Paul Phillips [Playlist]

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 20px; “][cs_row class=”left-text ” style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; “][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″][x_video_embed no_container=”false” type=”16:9″][/x_video_embed][cs_text text_align=”none”] LINK TO THE FULL PLAYLIST From the song cycle entitled ‘Battle Pieces’ by Paul Phillips poems by Herman Melville World premiere October 16, 2011 [/cs_text][x_line style=”border-top: 3px double grey;”][x_custom_headline level=”h6″ looks_like=”h6″ accent=”false” class=”mtn”]Collected from …

Shiloh: A Requiem — Hugo Weisgall [Audio]

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text] Song of America Project from the Library of Congress | Link to Source Melville’s poem “Shiloh: A Requiem” was written about the Civil War, but Weisgall’s song dates from the post-World War II era. “Shiloh: A Requiem” is a song …

Lilacs for Voice and Orchestra – Geroge Walker

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text] GEORGE WALKER: “Movements” for Cello and Orchestra (2012) – Finale Download Mp3 | Link to Source Walker set the 1865 poem, “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d”, by poet Walt Whitman. Whitman wrote the poem as an elegy to …

When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d – Roger Sessions

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text]from TheWelleszCompany | Link to Source Listen Now Roger Sessions (1896-1985): When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d, cantata per soli, coro e orchestra su testo di Walt Whitman (1971). Part I Part II (start at 5.46) Part III (start at 21.54) …

Look Down Fair Moon – Ned Rorem

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text] Song of America Project from the Library of Congress | Link to Source “Look Down, Fair Moon” is Ned Rorem’s musical portrait of Walt Whitman’s poem, which was included in a collection entitled Drum-Taps, a sequence of 43 poems about …

Walt Whitman Cycle — Kurt Weill [Audio]

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text] from: TheWelleszCompany download the MP3 Kurt Weill (1900-1950): Four Walt Whitman Songs, per baritono e orchestra (1942, le prime tre orchestrate dall’Autore insieme a Irving Schlein nel 1947, la quarta da Carlos Surinach nel 1956) — Wolfgang Holzmair, baritono — …

Ralph Vaughan Williams — Dona nobis pacem [Audio]

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[cs_section style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; “][cs_row style=”margin: 0px auto; padding: 0px; ” inner_container=”true”][cs_column style=”padding: 0px; ” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″][cs_text]Audio from YouTube | Link to Source Text excepted from here. Vaughan Williams was born on the 12th October, 1872 in the Cotswold village of Down Ampney. He was educated at Charterhouse School, then Trinity College, Cambridge. Later he was a pupil …