Ned Rorem

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Rorem is a key American composer of art song in addition to making substantial contributions to all classical music genres except electronics.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
War Scenes, cycle of 5 songs from Whitman for voice & piano 1969 13:13 Vocal Music
Poems of Love and the Rain, song cycle for mezzo-soprano & piano 1962 24:54 Vocal Music
The Serpent, for voice & piano (from "Three Poems of Theodore Roethke") 1972 01:50 Vocal Music
Eagles, for orchestra 1958 08:32 Orchestral
Little Elegy, for voice & piano 1949 01:25 Vocal Music
I Am Rose, for voice & piano 1955 00:25 Vocal Music
Far-Far-Away, for voice & piano (from "Poems of Tennyson") 1963 01:53 Vocal Music
For Poulenc, for voice & piano 1963 02:46 Vocal Music
Shout the Glad Tidings, for chorus (from "Choruses (3) for Christmas") 1978 00:52 Choral
Early in the Morning, for voice & piano 1955 01:58 Vocal Music
Miss Julie, opera 1965 01:25:36 Opera
Alleluia, song for voice & piano 1946 02:42 Vocal Music
Now sleeps the crimson petal, for voice & piano (from "Poems of Tennyson") 1963 03:44 Vocal Music
Nantucket Songs, song cycle for voice & piano 1978 06:44 Vocal Music
O you whom I often and silently come, for voice & piano (from "Poems of Walt Whitman") 1957 00:33 Vocal Music
Sing, My Soul, His Wondrous Love, for chorus & organ 1955 02:24 Choral
Some Trees, poems (3) for soprano, mezzo-soprano, bass-baritone & piano 1968 10:41 Vocal Music
The Lordly Hudson, for voice & piano (from "Poems of Paul Goodman") 1947 02:23 Vocal Music
Ariel, cycle of 5 poems of Sylvia Plath for soprano, clarinet & piano 1971 17:03 Vocal Music
A Journey, for voice & piano 1974 01:26 Vocal Music
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