Lee Hoiby

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Lee Hoiby continued the neo-Romantic tradition of Samuel Barber and Gian Carlo Menotti (under whom he studied), forging an idiom that is both melodic and accessible. He studied piano under Gunnar Johansson…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Winter Song ("The browns, the olives, and the yellows died"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Let This Mind Be in You 1969 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Always It's Spring ("Who knows if the moon's a balloon"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
The Serpent, for voice & piano Vocal Music
What if..., for voice & piano 1986 Vocal Music
Where the Music Comes From, for voice & piano 1973 Vocal Music
In the Wand of the Wind ("This was a day the trees turned silver"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
The Tempest, opera 1986 Opera
Narrative, for piano 1983 Keyboard
Diversions for Wind Quintet Chamber Music
A Letter, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Jabberwocky ("'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
At the Round Earth's Imagined Corners Miscellaneous (Classical)
There Came a Wind Like a Bugle, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Wild Nights Miscellaneous (Classical)
The Lamb ("Little Lamb, who made thee?"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Three Ages of Woman, song cycle, for voice & piano Vocal Music
An Immorality ("Sing we for love and idleness"), for voice & piano 1952 Vocal Music
Last Letter Home, for male vocal ensemble 2003 Choral
The Shepherd ("How sweet is the Shepherd's sweet lot!"), for voice & piano 1987 Vocal Music
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