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SONG CYCLES AND SONG GROUPS:

...AND WAKEN GREEN
By David Ward-Steinman

Seven songs for Medium Voice and Piano, set to the poetry of Douglas Worth.

34 Pages Medium Range ca. 12 Minutes

$9.00



CHILDREN'S CORNER REVISITED
By David Ward-Steinman

Four songs for Medium Voice and Piano, set to the poetry of Susan Lucas, Charles Waller Tucker, William Blake, and e.e. cummings.

22 Pages Medium Range ca. 7 Minutes

$6.00



DIVERSE VOICES OF HERRICK
By Jack Johnston

Ten songs for Medium Voice and Piano, set to the poetry of Robert Herrick. Most of the songs can be sung as separate entities, as well as in cyclic form.

45 Pages Medium Range ca. 18 Minutes

$10.00



FOUR LOVE SONGS
By Kenneth Mahy

Four songs for Medium Voice and Piano, set to poetry of John Dowland, Edmund Walker, W.B. Yeats and Hans Christian Andersen.

19 Pages Medium High Range ca. 9:20

$8.00



FOUR SPIRITUAL SONGS
By Neil McKay

Four songs for Medium Voice and Piano set to "White Spiritual" texts. One song set in "Pennsylvania Dutch" (German) includes an English singing translation; a word-for-word translation; and IPA spellings of the German text.

19 Pages Medium Range ca. 7:30 Minutes

$8.00



IN PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS
By Gordon Myers

Ten songs for fun, set to texts of a variety of poets/writers, for Medium Voice and Piano. The songs range from one to 1 to 7 pages. Humorous in nature.

30 Pages Medium Range ca. 12:30 Minutes

$10.00



LOVE AND LOSS
By Toby Tate

A cycle of five contemporary, but accessible, songs of one to two pages each. The composer is also the poet.

10 Pages High Voice ca. 6:30 Minutes

$6.00



POOR RICHARD SAYS...
By Gordon Myers

Twenty proberbs of Benjamin Franklin, set for Medium Voice and Piano (or Harpsichord, Glass Harmonica, or whatever is available).

24 Pages Medium Range ca. 13 Minutes

$8.00



RITES OF LOVE
By James McCray

Four songs for Medium High Voice and Piano, set to poetry from Songs of Solomon; an Apache lyric; and Psalm 128 and I Corinthians, Chapter 13.

19 Pages Medium High Range ca. 9:20

$8.00



SONGS OF SUPPLICATION
By James Whitaker

Three songs for Medium Voice and Guitar (also playable by piano). One song, "Ave Maria," is set to the familiar Latin text. It has a word-for-word translations and IPA transcription.

12 Pages Medium Range ca. 6:30

$6.00



SOUTHERN COMFORT
By Doug Borwick

A group of seven songs for Medium High Voice and Piano, set to the poetry of Emily H. Wilson. Texts range from humorous to serious and can be sung individually as well as cyclically.

39 Pages Medium High Range ca. 22 Minutes

$10.00



THE DEAF MEN AND THE DIVA
By Neil McKay

An extended song for Soprano and Piano (also available for Soprano and Instrumental Ensemble) set to a poem by William Leyerle. The song is episodic, exploring a variety of operatic styles. Humorous in nature.

17 Pages High Range ca. 9:00 Minutes

$8.00



THE DEAF MEN AND THE DIVA
By Neil McKay

An extended song for Soprano and Piano (also avaiable for Soprano and Piano), set to a poem by William Leyerle. The song is episodic exploring a variety of operatic styles. Humorous in nature. Instrumental Ensemble consists of: Flute (double Alto Flute and Piccolo); Bb Clarinet (double Bass Clarinet); Percussion (one player); Harp (if Harp unavailable, Piano or Synthesizer may be substituted); Viola; and Double Bass.

Full Score (Soprano and Instruments) 25 Pages

ca. 9:00 Minutes

$10.00



THE DEAF MEN AND THE DIVA
By Neil McKay

Separate Instrumental Parts for the Instrumental version of this song. Cues for Soprano text given.

Instrumental Parts, alone

$9.00

When purchased directly from the publisher:
Full Score and Instrumental Parts $17.00
Full Score, Instrumental Parts and Piano/Vocal Score $23.00



THERE ONCE WAS_____
By Neil McKay

An Introduction and Five Limericks, set for Medium Voice and Piano. Poets are anonymous. Humorous in nature. One song is possibly slightly risqué, depending on one's viewpoint.

19 Pages Medium Range ca. 7:30 Minutes

$8.00



PATTERNS
By Neil McKay

This is an extended fifteen minute song setting of Amy Lowell's masterful monologue, Patterns.

iv + 17 Pages Saddle-Stitched Paper Binding Medium-Range

$10.00



THEY SAID... (Volume 1)
By Gordon Myers

A modern song sickle cutting through the quotes of time, for Medium Voice and Piano. Twenty one-page (or less) vignettes, recording quotes of the great and near great, from Dr. Myers' repertoire of The Art of Belly Canto. Humorous in nature.

23 Pages ca. 8 Minutes (depending on laughing time)

Medium Range

$10.00



THEY SAID... (Volume 2)
By Gordon Myers

Another modern song sickle cutting through the quotes of time, in the vein of THEY SAID...Volume 1, for Medium Voice and Piano. Twenty more pithy phrases to amaze and amuse your recital audiences.

24 Pages ca 8:30 Min. (depending on laughing time)

Medium Range

$10.00



THREE ASPECTS OF JOY
By D. Wayne Johnson

Three songs for Medium High Voice and Piano, set to poetry of Robert Bly, Robert Creeley, and Gwendolyn Brooks. In a "tasteful jazz style."

16 Pages Medium High Range ca. 9 Minutes

$5.00



THREE FROM EMILY
By Persis Parshall Vehar

Three songs for Medium High Voice, Piano and 'Cello, set to the poetry of Emily Dickinson. Especially "useful for Tenor or Soprano who wishes to delve briefly into contemporary repertoire..."

16 Pages Medium High Range ca. 8.30 Minutes

$7.00



TIMELESS JEWISH SONGS
Arranged by Joseph Dechario

Six songs from the great heritage of Jewish songs, set for Medium Voice and Piano (with Harp editings by Barbara Dechario). Set to Hebrew, Yiddish and Ladino texts, IPA transcriptions and word-for-word translations are provided by Martha Rock Birnbaum.

A CD recording featuring these above six songs as well as ten additional ones is now available through Leyerle Publications

31 Pages Saddle-Stitched Paper Binding

ISBN 1-878617-14-1

$10.00



TIMELESS JEWISH SONGS
Volume 2
Edited by Barbara and Joseph Dechario
IPA Transliterations and English Translations
by Martha Rock Birnbaum

Using the IPA spelling and Word-for-Word English translations of the Yiddish, Hebrew or Ladino texts, eight more classic Jewish songs are now available in piano/vocal and harp/vocal settings for medium voice.

51 Pages Saddle-Stitched Paper Binding

ISBN 1-878617-15-X

$13.00



TIMELESS JEWISH SONGS

CD Recording featuring Barbara Dechario, Harpist and Martha Rock Birnbaum, Mezzo-Soprano

16 Songs
Mezzo-Soprano, Harp and (on some of the songs), Flute, and 'Cello

$15.00




WOMEN, WOMEN
By Persis Parshall Vehar

Three songs for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano, set to the poetry of May Swenson, Anne Waldman and Barbara Greenberg. Accessable contemporary music.

20 Pages Saddle-Stitched

Medium or Medium High Voice

$8.00



SIX LULLABIES
Music by Brian W. Holmes

Six songs for Medium Voice and Piano, set to the poetry of Mark Van Doren.

31 Pages Medium Voice Paper Binding

$10.00



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