A Symphony of Songs

Catalog numbers: 

LKMP X077186/ HL 40967

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Detailed Instrumentation: 
3(1d Piccolo).2+English Horn.2.2+ContraBassoon: Timpani.Percussion(3).Harp: Strings
Written for the 70th anniversary of the Portland Youth Philharmonic and dedicated to the thousands of young people who joyfully pitched in.  Movement titles: I. Fed by my Labors (Gordon Newell), II. Adieu, farewell Earth's Bliss (Thomas Nashe), III. Answer July (Emily Dickinson)/ The Watch (May Swenson), IV. Who is my Shepherd (John Malcolm Brinnin), V. The Smile/ The Grain of Sand (William Blake).