Lyrical Interval

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Lyrical Interval: Song Cycle for Piano and Low Voice is a work by Hugo Weisgall setting the poetry of John Hollander.

Date: 1984Composer: Hugo WeisgallText: John Hollander

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Lyrical Interval was commissioned by the Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress. The text is from the poet’s volume Blue Wine, which written as a song cycle text and printed as text.

Song List

Poetry by John Hollander

1. Prologue : Am Klavier = At the Piano
2. First Echo
3. Eyes
4. The Cable-Car
5. Calling Across Water
6. The Patch of Garden
7. Land and Water
8. Piano Interlude
9. The Movie
10. The Game
11. The Dying Friend
12. The Dream
13. The Other Route
14. Lying Down
15. The Park
16. The Old Guitar
17. Last Echo

[The text of this song cycle is not available.]

Sheet Music

Lyrical Interval

Composer(s): Hugo Weisgall

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