Night

"Night" is a song by Florence Price setting the poetry of Louise C. Wallace.

Date: 1946Composer: Florence PriceText: Louise C. Wallace

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Night
by Louise C. Wallace

Night comes, a Madonna clad in scented blue.
Rose red her mouth and deep her eyes,
She lights her stars, and turns to where,
Beneath her silver lamp the moon,
Upon a couch of shadow lies
A dreamy child,
The wearied Day.

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Art Songs and Spirituals by African-American Women Composers

Composer(s): Margaret Bonds, Betty Jackson King, Dorothy Rudd Moore, Undine Smith Moore, Julia Perry, Zenobia Powell Perry, Florence Price

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Art Songs and Spirituals by African-American Women Composers (CVR)

Composer(s): Margaret Bonds, Betty Jackson King, Undine Smith Moore, Julia Perry, Florence Price

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