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February 1, 1997

Songs in Praise of Krishna (Texts from the Bengali) (1971) 42:17

Composer: Rochberg, George

Movements:

  • 1 Hymn to Krishna (1): It was in bitter maytime 5:10
  • 2 Hymn to Krishna (2): After long sorrow 2:44
  • 3 Her slender body 2:27
  • 4 As the mirror to my hand 1:12
  • 5 O Madhava, how shall I tell you of my terror? 3:45
  • 6 Lord of my heart 2:27
  • 7 I brought honey 2:07
  • 8 My mind is not on housework 3:23
  • 9 I place beauty spots 1:28
  • 10 Shining one 1:59
  • 11 My moon-faced one 1:55
  • 12 Beloved, what more shall I say to you? 4:07
  • 13 Let the earth of my body 1:22
  • 14 O my friend, my sorrow is unending 8:05
 

Instrumentation: piano, soprano

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Concert Title: Pictures of Praise

Concert Location: Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Auditorium, Freer Gallery of Art Smithsonian Institution,Washington, DC