JULIANA HALL | AMERICAN ART SONG COMPOSER

OF THAT SO SWEET IMPRISONMENT

7 Songs for Contralto and Piano
on poems by James Joyce

Publisher
E. C. Schirmer Music Company

Catalog Number
8769

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Texts
1 – Strings in the Earth and Air
2 – Winds of May
3 – Of That So Sweet Imprisonment
4 – In the Dark Pine-Wood
5 – Bid Adieu
6 – At That Hour When All Things Have Repose
7 – O Cool is the Valley

Year of Composition
2017

Duration
20 minutes

Dedication
Stephanie Blythe

First Performance
January 19, 2019
 
Sparks & Wiry Cries
1st songSLAM Festival
DiMenna Center for Classical Music
New York, New York
 
Stephanie Blythe, mezzo soprano
Alan Louis Smith, piano

Listen

no recording of the complete cycle is available at this time; however, there is a recording of At That Hour When All Things Have Repose which was first performed at the Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar on May 23, 2018

 

Stephanie Blythe, mezzo soprano
Alan Louis Smith, piano

At That Hour When All Things Have Repose
from ‘Of That So Sweet Imprisonment’

Live Performance

Stephanie Blythe, mezzo soprano
Alan Louis Smith, piano

At That Hour When All Things Have Repose
from ‘Of That So Sweet Imprisonment’