Songs of the Trees

Song Collection

Songs of the Trees is a song cycle by Steve Heitzeg for mezzo-soprano and piano setting the poetry of E. E. Cummings and Franz Kafka.

Date: 1983Composer: Steve Heitzeg

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Song List

1. (Spring) now all the fingers of this tree (darling) have | Text: E.E. Cummings
2. (Summer) So we sang, the forest behind us | Text: Franz Kafka
3. (Fall) a wind has blown the rain away and blown | Text: E.E. Cummings
4. (Winter) The trees | Text: Franz Kafka

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