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Roger Huntington Sessions
1896 - 1985
United States of America, NY
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R.H. Sessions
Roger (Huntington) Sessions (28/12/1896 - 16/03/1985), an American composer of symphonic and instrumental music who played a leading part in educating his contemporaries to an appreciation of modern music; born in Brooklyn, NY, died in Princeton, NJ, USA.
When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1971
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:Walt Whitman
Duration:ca. 42'
Label(s):New World Recordings NW 296-2
When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd (1971), a cantata for soli, choir and orchestra. The text is written by the American poet Wald Whitman (1819 - 1892). It contains:
1. Part One (5:37)
2. Part Two (16:05)
3. Part Three (20:26)
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W. Whitman
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