JULIANA HALL | AMERICAN ART SONG COMPOSER

I CAN NO OTHER ANSWER MAKE

Song for Tenor and Piano
on a text by William Shakespeare

Publisher
E. C. Schirmer Music Company

Catalog Number
8577

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Description
A song of thanks, “I Can No Other Answer Make” was written in 2016 for the wonderful American tenor Paul Sperry. Just four short lines of text from Shakespeare’s play “Twelfth Night” are set as the composer’s way of saying “thank you” for Sperry’s enthusiastic support of the composer’s music.

Text
Excerpt from “Twelfth Night”

Year of Composition
2016

Duration
2 minutes

Dedication
Paul Sperry

First Performance
April 14, 2016
 
National Opera Center
New York, NY
 
Andrew Fuchs, tenor
Miriam Leskis, piano

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Andrew Fuchs, tenor
Miriam Leskis, piano

I Can No Other Answer Make