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Composer(s): Leo [USA] Smit (12 Jan 1921)
Work identifier: M8292
Real Name: The Ecstatic Pligrimage - Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush
Display Name: The Ecstatic Pligrimage - Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush
Nick Name: 12 songs about music and birds
Composed: c. 1988
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Voice
Piano
Librettist(s): Emily Dickinson
Mvt. 1I was a Phoebe -- nothing more  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 2The Bird her punctual music brings  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 3The earth has many Keys  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 4The Bobolink is gone  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 5A train went through a burial gate  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 6I cannot dance upon my Toes  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 7Upon his Saddle sprung a Bird  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 8Better-than Music! -- For I -- who heard it  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 9Bind me -- I still can sing  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 10Within my Garden, rides a Bird  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 11Heart, not so heavy as mine  (Voice, Piano)
Mvt. 12I shall keep singing!  (Voice, Piano)
Composer(s): Leo [USA] Smit (12 Jan 1921)
Recording identifier: M2147492116
Real Name: The Ecstatic Pligrimage - Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush
Display Name: The Ecstatic Pligrimage - Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush
Nick Name: 12 songs about music and birds
Composed: c. 1988
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Soprano
Piano
Librettist(s): Emily Dickinson
Soloists: Rosalind Rees (Soprano)
Leo Smit (Piano)
Label: Bridge
Catalogue Number: BCD 9080
CD Media ID: 2075
Recording Location: Mastersound, Astoria
Recording Date: 1997
Mvt. 1I was a Phoebe -- nothing more (1'14'')
Mvt. 2The Bird her punctual music brings (0'56'')
Mvt. 3The earth has many Keys (1'50'')
Mvt. 4The Bobolink is gone (1'16'')
Mvt. 5A train went through a burial gate (2'7'')
Mvt. 6I cannot dance upon my Toes (2'15'')
Mvt. 7Upon his Saddle sprung a Bird (1'26'')
Mvt. 8Better-than Music! -- For I -- who heard it (4'18'')
Mvt. 9Bind me -- I still can sing (0'51'')
Mvt. 10Within my Garden, rides a Bird (1'44'')
Mvt. 11Heart, not so heavy as mine (3'52'')
Mvt. 12I shall keep singing! (1'44'')