Hold Fast To Dreams

"Hold Fast To Dreams" is a song by Florence Price setting a poem by Langston Hughes. The song is published through Classical Vocal Reprints in a 2010 edition entitled Five Art Songs, edited by Rae Linda Brown.

Date: 1945Composer: Florence PriceText: Langston HughesSong Collection: Five Art Songs

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Dreams
by Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.

Hold fast to dreams
For when dreams go
Life is a barren field
Frozen with snow.

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Five Art Songs

Composer(s): Florence Price

Voice Type: Medium High

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Five Art Songs (JW Pepper)

Composer(s): Florence Price

Voice Type: Medium-High

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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes

By Langston Hughes

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