Gettysburg July I, 1863

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EBM MP814033/ HL 367893

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Baritone and Piano
This poem by Jane Kenyon that intimately describes a young man's death at the Battle of Gettysburg during the United States' Civil War is masterfully set to music for baritone and piano by William Bolcom. The song is also available in the Bolcom collection "Concert Songs - Volume 2", available through Hal Leonard.