BEETHOVEN'S SLIPPERS Libretto by Douglas Atwill

Dramatic Soprano (or Mezzo-Soprano) & piano  quartet (28')

MONODRAMA


THREE SONGS FROM "GLEANINGS" - poetry by Betty Andrews

Soprano, clarinet & piano  (8')

  1. Anxiety
  2. The Small Girl, Long Since Old
  3. I Swallowed My Anger

LULLABY FOR THE EARTH - poetry by Perry Brass

Two Tenors, Two Baritones & piano (5'30"')

SONGS OF NEED AND DESIRE - poetry by Elizabeth Bishop, Kathleen Raine & Perry Brass

Soprano, or tenor & guitar (10'44")

  1. Sonnet (1928)
  2. Not In Time
  3. Lyric 4
THE POET'S PEN - poetry by Menecrates

Tenor, oboe & piano  (9')

THE WAKING - poetry by Theodore Roethke

Mezzo-soprano, soprano, or tenor & guitar  (5'45"')

VOCALISSIMUS - poetry by Wallace Stevens

Mezzo-soprano, soprano, baritone or tenor & trombone  (8'38"')