Bassoon part from Three Sea Poems for Soprano and Woodwind Quintet 3. The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls

4 minutes
Modern classical music

This setting of Longfellow’s poem, The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls, is the third of three sea poems for Soprano voice and woodwind quintet. The other two are: Calm Morning at Sea, by Sara Teasdale; and Break, Break, Break, by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. The three poems are set as a song-cycle, to be performed consecutively, though each may be performed alone. Please listen to MP3 version for better sound.

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