War Scenes

(1971)

War Scenes sets five texts of Walt Whitman for medium-low voice and piano.


Photo: Antietam, Maryland, Confederate dead by a fence on the Hagerstown road, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Digital ID: cwpb 01097


War Scenes

Most of the texts from this cycle come from Whitman's prose work Specimen Days (1882) and are written in the style of a diary entry.


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