Of Love and Dreams

A Song Cycle on Irish Poetry

Samuel Adler

Text by Various
Score - Performance
Performing Ensemble: Voice with Piano
Instrumentation: Baritone Voice, Piano
Item Number: 111-40273
Number of Pages: 20
Duration: 15:00
Publisher: Theodore Presser Company
Print Status: Custom Print, 4-5 days


Quick Overview

Adler has penned a new cycle of songs for baritone voice, all based on texts of love and/or dreams by a selection of 19th century poets. This includes: 1. Love is a Hunter-Boy (Thomas Moore); 2. He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven (William Butler Yeats); 3. Shapes and Signs (James Clarence Mangan); 4. The Dream Teller (Padric Gregory); 5. Ode (Arthur O'Shaughnessy)

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Commission Commissioned by Mark Delevan
Composition Date 2013


I. Love Is a Hunter-Boy
II. He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
III. Shapes and Signs
IV. The Dream Teller
V. Ode