Songs for the Lonely Heart

Year of composition
Lawrence Lee Neer/Anthony R. Mitchell
Difficult (Grades 7+)
14 minutes
Modern classical music
Voice + keyboard
Instrumental parts
Not available

This cycle was written to honor my parents and their life together. The poetry by Lawrence Lee Neer was written to my mother when they did not live together and their only form of communication was mail (long distance phones were expensive). The additional text was written by my good friend Anthony R. Mitchell who is a very talented lyricist having written multiple texts for me. I am very appreicative of their permission to use these texts to make what was one of my first attempts to write for the Baritone voice with Piano accompaniment. If you wish for further information on the text, music, or performance rights feel free to contact me.

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