Mostly About Love: Songs & Vocal Works

Mostly About Love: Songs & Vocal Works

by Virgil Thomson

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  1. Susie Asado, song for voice & piano
  2. Pigeons on the Grass Alas, for baritone & piano (or orchestra) (from th
  3. Praises and Prayers, song cycle for voice & piano
  4. My Master Hath a Garden
  5. Sung by the Shepherds
  6. Before Sleeping
  7. Jerusalem, My Happy Home
  8. Thou That Dwellest in the Gardens
  9. Return, O' Shulamite
  10. O, My Dove
  11. I Am My Beloved's
  12. By Night
  13. Love Song
  14. Down at the Docks
  15. Let's Take a Walk
  16. Prayer to Saint Catherine
  17. Commentaire sur Saint Jérome, song for voice & piano
  18. From "Sneden's Landing Variations," song for voice & piano
  19. Was This Fair Face the Cause?
  20. Take, O Take Those Lips Away
  21. Tell Me Where is Fancy Bred
  22. Sigh No More, Ladies
  23. Oraison funèbre de Queen Henriette-Marie de France, Reine de la Grande-
  24. Capital Capitals, for 4 male voices & piano

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Virgil Thomson   Primary Artist,Track Performer
Frank Kelley   Tenor (Vocal)
Sanford Sylvan   Baritone (Vocal)
David Ripley   Bass,Bass (Vocal)
Anthony Tommasini   Piano
Nancy Armstrong   Soprano (Vocal)
James Russell Smith   Percussion
D'Anna Fortunato   Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Paul Kirby   Tenor (Vocal)
Frank Kelly   Tenor (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Gertrude Stein   Lyricist
Matthew Arnold   translation
Kenneth Koch   Lyricist
L.E. Joiner   Producer
Richard Crashaw   Lyricist
Anthony Tommasini   Producer,Liner Notes
St. Francis of Assisi   Lyricist
Marquis de Sade   Lyricist
Jacques Bouet   Lyricist
Frank O'Hara   Lyricist
John Newton   Engineer

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