Breath in a Ram's Horn

Song Collection

In Breath in a Ram's Horn, composer Daniel Asia sets five poems of Paul Pines. The song cycle is subtitled "Songs for My Father" and is written for tenor (or soprano) and piano.

Date: 1997Composer: Daniel AsiaText: Paul Pines

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Breath in a Ram’s Horn was premiered by Paul Sperry and Tannis Gibson in Tucson, Arizona on February 9, 1997.

Song List

  1. “What do we know”
  2. “Old medals, prayer shawls”
  3. “Job longed for the grave”
  4. “Yom Kippur”
  5. “My father’s name was”


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