Whitman Songs

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Michael Tilson Thomas' Whitman Songs sets three poems of Walt Whitman.

Date: 1996Composer: Michael Tilson ThomasText: Walt Whitman

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The piano version of the songs was published in 1996. Please contact G. Schirmer for information and to obtain a score.

The orchestral version of the songs had its premiere in 1999, with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony, with guest artist Thomas Hampson, baritone.

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