Millay Poems

Poems by Edna St Vincent Millay (version for high voice & orchestra) (2017)

2d1, 2, 2, 2 - 4, 2, 2, 1, timp, perc, hp, sopr, pnodcel, str

"Recuerdo” 3’, “First Fig” 1’15”, “Second Fig” 45”, “Travel” 2‘15”, total c. 7‘15“

Hon. Mention, ASCAP Found. 2017 Morton Gould Young Composer Awards.

Premiered by the Mannes Orchestra & Maria Eleni Zollo (Ian Shafer, cond.) Mar. 10, 2017 at Tishman Auditorium at the New School in New York.

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Poems by Edna St Vincent Millay (version for high voice & piano) (2015-16)

“Recuerdo” 3’, “First Fig” 1’15”, “Second Fig” 45”, “Travel” 2‘15”, total C. 7‘15“

Premiered by Justine Aronson (soprano) and William Hobbs (piano) at the New  York Festival of Song’s NYFOS Next Festival at OPERA America’s National Opera Center in New York, February 2016.

Second performance by Maria Eleni Zollo (soprano) and Lora Al-Ahmad (piano) at Mannes School of Music in New York, May 2016.

Third performance by Maria Eleni Zollo (soprano) and Sophia Zhou (piano) at Mannes, April 2017.

Fourth performance by Maria Eleni Zollo & Nathan Fletcher (piano) at Christ & St Stephen’s Church, NYC, April 2017

Fifth performance with Maria Zollo and Nathan Fletcher at Mannes, May 2017.

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