• Samuel Barber
  • The Lovers (1971)

  • G Schirmer Inc (World)
  • 2+pic+afl.2+ca.2+bcl.24331timp.perchp.pf.celstr
  • Mixed Chorus
  • Baritone
  • 31 min
  • Samuel Barber
  • Pablo Neruda
  • English

Programme Note

Related works (see More Info for links):
The Lovers original version
The Lovers chamber version

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The Lovers, Op. 43: Prelude
The Lovers, Op. 43: I. Body of a woman
The Lovers, Op. 43: II. Lithe girl, brown girl
The Lovers, Op. 43: III. In the hot depth of this summer
The Lovers, Op. 43: IV. Close your eyes
The Lovers, Op. 43: V. The Fortunate Isles
The Lovers, Op. 43: VI. Sometimes
The Lovers, Op. 43: VII. We have lost even this twilight
The Lovers, Op. 43: VIII. Tonight I can write
The Lovers, Op. 43: IX. Cemetery of kisses

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