Elizabeth Barrett Browning

English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning was passionate about progressive social causes, and about her love for her husband, poet Robert Browning. American composers who have been drawn to her passion include Ernst Bacon, Amy Marcy Beach, Eleanor Everest Freer, Norman Dello Joio, Libby Larsen, and Ned Rorem.

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Sonnets from the Portuguese: A Celebration of Love

By Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Beloved, Thou Hast Brought Me Many Flowers

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Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

H. D.

Beloved, Thou Hast Brought Me Many Flowers

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Beloved, Thou Hast Brought Me Many Flowers

Casa Guidi

Song Collection

Dominick Argento

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Domesticity

Dominick Argento

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Casa Guidi

Evidence of Things Not Seen

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Ned Rorem

W. H. Auden

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Robert Browning

Stephen Crane

Mark Doty

Robert Frost

Paul Goodman

A. E. Housman

Langston Hughes

Jane Kenyon

Rudyard Kipling

Edna St. Vincent Millay

Paul Monette

William Penn

Theodore Roethke

Walt Whitman

John Woolman

William Butler Yeats

Five Songs, Op. 44

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Henry Hadley

Anonymous

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Robert Browning

May Probyn

Clinton Scollard

Go From Me

Allen Brings

Song Collection: Three Sonnets after the Portuguese

Go From Me

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Beloved, Thou Hast Brought Me Many Flowers

Grief

Ned Rorem

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Aftermath

How Do I Love Thee?

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

How Do I Love Thee?

Ned Rorem

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Evidence of Things Not Seen

If I Leave All For Thee

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

If Thou Must Love Me

Allen Brings

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Three Sonnets after the Portuguese

I Have a More Than Friend

Clara Kathleen Rogers

Robert Browning

Song Collection: Six Songs, Op. 27 (Browning Songs)

I Thought Once How Theocritus...

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

My Letters!

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

Oh, Yes!

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

Out Of My Own Great Woe

Clara Kathleen Rogers

Song Collection: Six Songs, Op. 27 (Browning Songs)

Robert Browning

Dominick Argento

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Casa Guidi

Sonnets From the Portuguese

Song Collection

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Sonnet XI

Antonio Carlos Defeo

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Three Simple Songs

Sonnet XXXV

Antonio Carlos Defeo

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Three Simple Songs

Sonnet XXIII

Antonio Carlos Defeo

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Three Simple Songs

The Death of Mr. Barrett

Dominick Argento

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Casa Guidi

The Face of All the World Has Changed (op. 44, no. 1)

Henry Hadley

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Five Songs, Op. 44

The Italian Cook and the English Maid

Dominick Argento

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Casa Guidi

Three Simple Songs

Song Collection

Antonio Carlos Defeo

Robert Browning

Three Sonnets after the Portuguese

Song Collection

Allen Brings

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

When Our Two Souls

Allen Brings

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

When Soul is Joined to Soul (op. 62)

Amy Marcy Beach

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

With the Same Heart, I Said, I'll Answer Thee

Libby Larsen

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Song Collection: Sonnets From the Portuguese

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    Aftermath

    Composer(s): Ned Rorem

    Song(s): 1. The Drum
    2. Tygers of Wrath
    3. The Fury of the Aerial Bombardment
    4. The Park
    5. Sonnet LXIV
    6. On his Seventy-Fifth Birthday
    7. Grief
    8. Remorse for Any Death
    9. Losses
    10. Then

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    Browning Songs (1st Series Op. 27)

    Composer(s): Clara Kathleen Rogers

    Voice Type: Medium High

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    Evidence of Things Not Seen

    Composer(s): Ned Rorem

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    Five Songs, Op. 44

    Composer(s): Henry Hadley

    Song(s): 1. The Face of All the World Has Changed (op. 44, no. 1)
    2. In Confidence (op. 44, no. 2)
    3. I Heard a Maid With Her Guitar (op. 44, no. 3)
    4. The Year's at the Spring (op. 44, no. 4)
    5. Come What Will, You are Mine To-day" (op. 44, no. 5)

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    "When Soul is Joined to Soul", Op. 62

    Composer(s): Amy Beach

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