Ned Rorem

Songs Ned Rorem

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... read moreNed Rorem (born 1923) is a key American composer of art song in addition to making substantial contributions to all classical music genres except electronics. Rorem's style was based in impressionism and the diatonic scale from the first, and he has never abandoned it. Born in Richmond, IN, Rorem...

Songs (263)

Ned Rorem
Our Town, Act Ii: "These Are So Expensive"
5:13
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Our Town, Act I: "Emily! Are You Still There?"
4:02
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Our Town, Act I: Opening
2:36
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Our Town, Act Iii: "Seen Enough?"
5:13
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Our Town, Act Ii: "Thank You, Thank You. I Have Another Question Here"
3:05
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Our Town, Act I: "Oh George, Can You Come Down A Minute?"
4:41
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Our Town, Act Iii: "Most Everyone's Asleep In Grover's Corners"
2:25
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Our Town, Act Ii: "Well, Mother, You're Losing Your Chick Today"
2:36
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Our Town, Act Ii: "Well, Friends, Three Years Have Gone By"
3:26
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Our Town, Act I: "What A Lot Of Beans"
3:27
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Women's Voices: Iv. To The Ladies (Mary Lee, Lady Chudleigh)
1:35
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Women's Voices: X. Electrocution (Lola Ridge)
2:21
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Women's Voices: Xi. Smile, Death (Charlotte Mew)
3:06
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Women's Voices: V. If Ever Hapless Woman Had A Cause (Mary Herbert)
3:03
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Women's Voices: Iii. To My Dear And Loving Husband (Anne Bradstreet)
2:20
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Women's Voices: Viii. What Inn Is This (Emily Dickinson)
1:19
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Women's Voices: Vi. We Never Said Farewell (Mary Coleridge)
2:36
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Women's Voices: Ii. A Birthday (Christina Georgina Rossetti)
1:37
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On A Singing Girl
1:17
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Women's Voices: Vii. The Stranger (Adrienne Rich)
3:26
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Women's Voices: Ix. Defiled Is My Name (Anne Boleyn)
1:27
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Little Elegy
1:23
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Women's Voices: I. Now Let No Charitable Hope (Elinor Wylie)
2:03
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Four Poems Without Words: Lullaby
2:01
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Design For Orchestra
16:49
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75 Notes For Jerry
1:23
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Vii. In Memory Of My Feelings
5:04
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: I. Prelude
1:50
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Vi. Invention For Battery
1:52
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: X. Presto
0:53
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Iii. Bird Call
1:40
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Iv. The Diary
2:16
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Ix. Elegy
4:31
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Viii. Fugato
2:41
Ned Rorem
Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Xi. Epilogue
2:53
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Ii. Allegretto
1:29
Ned Rorem
Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: V. Contest
0:55
Ned Rorem
Piano Sonata No. 2: Ii. Tarantella
1:48
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Piano Sonata No. 2: Iv. Toccata
4:22
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Piano Sonata No. 2: I. Overture
4:35
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Piano Sonata No. 2: Iii. Nocturne
3:12
Ned Rorem
A Quaker Reader: V. The World Of Silence
2:43
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A Quaker Reader: Viii. "...No Darkness At All..."
1:07
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A Quaker Reader: Ii. Mary Dyer Did Hang As A Flag...
3:16
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A Quaker Reader: Vii. A Secret Power
2:23
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A Quaker Reader: Vi. "Bewitching Attire Of The Most Charming Simplicity..."
3:11
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A Quaker Reader: Iv. "There Is A Spirit That Delights To Do No Evil..."
1:42
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A Quaker Reader: I. First-Day Thoughts
4:48
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A Quaker Reader: Ix. One Sigh Rightly Begotten
2:31
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A Quaker Reader: Xi. Ocean Of Light
5:46
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A Quaker Reader: X. Return Home To Within
3:42
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A Quaker Reader: Iii. Evidence Of Things Not Seen
5:43
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Bedlam
3:51
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Alleluia
2:45
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Romeo And Juliet: Iv. "O Serpent Heart..."
1:24
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Romeo And Juliet: Iii. "How Silver-Sweet Sound Lovers Tongues By Night"
2:59
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Romeo And Juliet: V. "…Sad Hours Seem Long"
1:28
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Romeo And Juliet: Vii. "Come Weep With Me - Past Hope, Past Cure, Past Help"
1:41
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Romeo And Juliet: Vi. "…It Was The Nightingale"
2:47
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Romeo And Juliet: Viii. "…Empty Tigers"
1:43
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Romeo And Juliet: Ix. "…Never Was A Story Of More Woe"
3:19
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Romeo And Juliet: Ii. "Queen Mab Hath Been With You. She Is The Fairies Midwife…She Gallops Night By Night Through Lovers' Brains…"
2:12
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Book Of Hours: Iii. Prime
1:19
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Book Of Hours: V. Sext
3:20
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Book Of Hours: Vi. None
3:02
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Book Of Hours: Viii. Compline
2:00
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Book Of Hours: Vii. Vespers
0:31
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Book Of Hours: Ii. Lauds
2:39
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Book Of Hours: Iv. Terce
4:40
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Six Songs: For Poulenc
2:59
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Six Songs: The Tulip Tree
1:46
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Six Songs: Look Down, Fair Moon
1:30
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Six Songs: Little Elegy
1:39
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Six Songs: Night Crow
1:54
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Six Songs: What Sparks And Wiry Cries
2:31
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: V. The Apparition
1:02
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xv. The Air Is The Only
1:27
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xvii: Epilogue - From The Rain
1:32
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Iii. The Air Is The Only
0:57
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Second Piano Sonata: I. Overture
4:34
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Ix. Interlude
3:57
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Second Piano Sonata: Iii. Nocturne
3:14
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xiii. The Apparition
1:45
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Vii. In The Rain
0:55
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Ii. Stop All The Clocks
3:02
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xiv. Love's Stricken "Why"
0:40
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xii. Do I Love You - Part Ii
0:32
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: X. Song For Lying In Bed During A Night Rain (Conclusion)
1:10
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Viii: Song For Lying In Bed During A Night Rain
2:08
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Second Piano Sonata: Iv. Toccata
4:19
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xi. In The Rain
1:46
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Xvi. Stop All The Clocks
1:43
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Second Piano Sonata: Ii. Tarantella
1:49
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Iv. Love's Stricken "Why"
0:39
Ned Rorem
Poems Of Love And The Rain: I. Prologue - From The Rain
1:17
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Poems Of Love And The Rain: Vi. Do I Love You - Part I
1:27
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War Scenes: An Incident
2:04
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: Inauguration Ball
1:51
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War Scenes: Specimen Case
2:26
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War Scenes: The Real War Will Never Get In The Books
3:39
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War Scenes: A Night Case
5:13
Ned Rorem
United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States Vi. Fargo
2:01
Ned Rorem
United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States I. A Beginning
1:30
Ned Rorem
United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States Iv. Forty Chords For Mark On April First
0:52
Ned Rorem
United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States V. Nursery Rhyme
1:39
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United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States Vii. An Ending
4:56
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United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States Iii. A Snowless Christmas
1:26
Ned Rorem
United States - Seven Viewpoints For String Quartet: United States Ii. There And Back
2:45
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Women's Voices: Electrocution
2:09
Ned Rorem
Six Songs: Night Crow
1:54
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Nantucket Songs: Fear Of Death
3:38
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Women's Voices: We Never Said Farewell
2:35
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Women's Voices: Let Not Charitable Hope
2:01
Ned Rorem
Nantucket Songs: Up-Hill
3:00
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Nantucket Songs: The Dancer
1:54
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Six Songs: For Poulenc
2:59
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Nantucket Songs: Thoughts Of A Young Girl
1:57
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Women's Voices: A Birthday
1:23
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Nantucket Songs: Nantucket
1:15
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Women's Voices: Smile, Death
2:53
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Six Songs: Little Elegy
1:39
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Nantucket Songs: Mother, I Cannot Mind My Wheel
0:31
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Six Songs: The Tulip Tree
1:46
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Women's Voices: To The Ladies
1:22
Ned Rorem
Nantucket Songs: The Dance
1:27
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Nantucket Songs: From Whence Cometh Song
0:55
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Six Songs: Look Down, Fair Moon
1:30
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Women's Voices: The Stranger
3:03
Ned Rorem
Women's Voices: Defiled Is My Name
1:08
Ned Rorem
Nantucket Songs: Ferry Me Across The Water
1:35
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Six Songs: What Sparks And Wiry Cries
2:31
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Women's Voices: To My Dear And Loving Husband
1:58
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Women's Voices: If Ever Hapless Woman Had A Cause
2:36
Ned Rorem
Nantucket Songs: Go, Lovely Rose
1:34
Ned Rorem
Women's Voices: What Inn Is This?
1:10
Ned Rorem
Oratio Patris Condren: O Jesu Vivens In Maria
2:01
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O Deus, Ego Amo Te
3:38
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Thee, God...
2:59
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): Adagio[Production]
2:03
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): Pas De Deux[Production]
1:16
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): The Return[Production]
3:52
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): Scherzo[Production]
1:27
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): The Mirror Toccata[Production]
2:12
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): Valse Rappelee[Production]
1:10
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Dances (For Cello And Piano): Prelude[Production]
2:31
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: Vi. Sparks
4:41
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Vi. Invention For Battery
1:52
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Iii. Bird Call
1:40
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: X. Presto
0:53
Ned Rorem
Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Ix. Elegy
4:31
Ned Rorem
Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: I. Prelude
1:50
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: V. Lava
3:00
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: Iii. Whispers
3:39
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Xi. Epilogue
2:53
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Viii. Fugato
2:41
Ned Rorem
Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Vii. In Memory Of My Feelings
5:04
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: I. Strands
3:36
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Iv. The Diary
2:16
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: V. Contest
0:55
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: Ii. Fives
3:05
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Ii. Allegretto
1:29
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Piano Concerto In Six Movements: Iv. Sighs
6:43
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A Quiet Afternoon: A Quiet Afternoon
0:54
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A Quiet Afternoon: Lonsesome Waltz
0:43
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A Quiet Afternoon: The Little Boy Found
1:16
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A Quiet Afternoon: The Little Boy Lost
0:43
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Oh, You Whom I Often And Silently Come
0:29
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A Quiet Afternoon: A New Game
0:44
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A Quiet Afternoon: A Trick
0:54
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A Quiet Afternoon: The Tiny Tin Dancers
1:08
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A Quiet Afternoon: Evening Rainbow
1:52
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A Quiet Afternoon: Near The Strange Garden
1:20
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Four Poems By Tennyson - Now Sleeps The Crimson Petal (Rorem)
3:42
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Four Poems By Tennyson - Ask Me No More (Rorem)
3:34
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Four Poems By Tennyson - The Sleeping Palace (Rorem)
2:59
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Four Poems By Tennyson - Far-Far-Away (Rorem)
2:14
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Dance Suite: I. Overture (Produced)
2:14
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Sicilienne For Two Pianos (Produced)
4:26
Ned Rorem
Dance Suite: Iii. Tarantella (Produced)
1:58
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Dance Suite: V. Finale (Produced)
5:36
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Six Variations For Two Pianos (Produced)
12:00
Ned Rorem
Dance Suite: Ii. Waltz (Produced)
4:17
Ned Rorem
Dance Suite: Iv. Epitaph (Produced)
3:44
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From Nantucket Songs: The Dance
1:27
Ned Rorem
From Nantucket Songs: Go, Lovely Rose
1:34
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From Nantucket Songs: The Dancer
1:52
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From Nantucket Songs: Nantucket
1:12
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Eight Etudes: Tense
4:09
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Eight Etudes: Muted, Motionless
3:03
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Eight Etudes: Slow; Fast
3:24
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Eight Etudes: Plain
2:58
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Eight Etudes: Smooth And Meandering And Always Expressive
3:14
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Eight Etudes: Light And Very Fast
1:20
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Eight Etudes: Very Fast And Not Too Wet
1:10
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Eight Etudes: Brittle And Spasmodic
3:08
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Concerto For English Horn And Orchestra: Ii. Love Letter
3:54
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Concerto For English Horn And Orchestra: I. Preamble And Amble
4:42
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Concerto For English Horn And Orchestra: Iv. Perpetual Motion
3:01
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Concerto For English Horn And Orchestra: V. Medley And Prayer
6:35
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Concerto For English Horn And Orchestra: Iii. Recurring Dream
4:33
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Mourning Scene
7:03
Ned Rorem
Reflections For Piano And Synthesized Tape
10:17
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Vignette
1:44
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Duet
7:19
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Medley
5:37
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Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Closing Passacaglia
5:24
Ned Rorem
Nantucket Songs: The Dance; Nantucket; Go, Lovely Rose
4:18
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Hymn
3:38
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Eleven Studies For Eleven Players: Invention For Battery (Two)
1:47
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Opening Passacaglia
4:04
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Tarantella
2:41
Ned Rorem
Piano Concerto For Left Hand And Orchestra: Conversation
4:08
Ned Rorem
Day Music: Extreme Leisure (Produced)
4:47
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Day Music: Bats (Produced)
1:43
Ned Rorem
Night Music: The Two Moths (Produced)
0:55
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Night Music: Gnats (Produced)
1:51
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Day Music: Pearls (Produced)
1:37
Ned Rorem
Night Music: Saying Goodbye, Driving Off (Produced)
2:24
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Night Music: Mosquitoes And Earthworms (Produced)
1:41
Ned Rorem
Day Music: Billet Doux (Produced)
0:55
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Day Music: Yellows (Produced)
1:02
Ned Rorem
Night Music: Answers (Produced)
3:08
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Day Music: Wedges And Doubles (Produced)
3:57
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Day Music: Another Ground (Produced)
3:06
Ned Rorem
Day Music: A Game Of Chess Four Centuries Ago (Produced)
7:22
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Night Music: Epeira Sclopetaria (Produced)
3:22
Ned Rorem
Night Music: The Lighthouse (Produced)
3:32
Ned Rorem
Night Music: Black And Silver (Produced)
3:36
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Five Songs To Poems Of Walt Whitman: Look Down, Fair Moon (Produced)
2:07
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: Inauguration Ball (Produced)
1:33
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: An Incident (Produced)
1:41
Ned Rorem
Five Songs To Poems Of Walt Whitman: To You (Produced)
0:35
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: The Real War Will Never Get In The Books (Produced)
2:25
Ned Rorem
Five Songs To Poems Of Walt Whitman: As Adam, Early In The Morning (Produced)
1:17
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: A Specimen Case (Produced)
2:21
Ned Rorem
Five Songs To Poems Of Walt Whitman: Gliding O'er All (Produced)
0:46
Ned Rorem
War Scenes: A Night Battle (Produced)
4:18
Ned Rorem
Five Songs To Poems Of Walt Whitman: O You Whom I Often And Silently Come (Produced)
0:25
Ned Rorem
String Symphony: Ii. Berceuse
2:10
Ned Rorem
Sunday Morning: Viii. ...To Darkness, On Extended Wings
4:17
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String Symphony: I. Waltz
4:36
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String Symphony: Iv. Nocturne
8:17
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String Symphony: Iii. Scherzo
1:54
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Eagles
8:30
Ned Rorem
String Symphony: V. Rondo
6:18
Ned Rorem
Sunday Morning: Ii. Passions Of Rain
1:16
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Sunday Morning: Iii. ...Indifferent Blue
2:19
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Sunday Morning: Vi. ...Our Insipid Lutes
3:21
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Sunday Morning: Iv. ...Birds, Before They Fly
2:19
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Sunday Morning: V. Death Is The Mother Of Beauty
1:36
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Sunday Morning: Vii. ...A Ring Of Men
2:20
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Sunday Morning: I. ...Green Freedom
1:59
Ned Rorem
Air Music - Viii. Solo Viola With Bassoon, Four Horns, And Harp
6:03
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Air Music - Vii. Flutes And Violins
2:53
Ned Rorem
Air Music - V. Three Clarinets, Three Trumpets, Snare Drum, Solo Violin And Strings Pizzicato
4:22
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Air Music - Iii. Woodwinds, Piano And Strings
3:57
Ned Rorem
Eagles
8:34
Ned Rorem
Design For Orchestra
16:49
Ned Rorem
Air Music - Ii. All Players
2:44
Ned Rorem
Air Music - Iv. Solo Tuba And Violin With Flutes, Oboes, English Horn, Contrabassoon, And Violins
2:23
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Air Music - X. All Players
5:09
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Air Music - I. All Players
1:08
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Air Music - Ix. Two Oboes, English Horn, Violas
1:53