• Missy Mazzoli
  • As Long As We Live (for baritone and piano) (2011)

  • G Schirmer Inc (World)
  • pf
  • Baritone
  • 3 min 30 s

Programme Note

Composer note
As Long As We Live began its life as a song for singer/pianist/composer Gabriel Kahane. The text, by Walt Whitman, is an excerpt from “Song of the Open Road,” which first appeared in his 1856 collection Leaves of Grass. The original version of As Long As We Live was generously commissioned by Linda and Stuart Nelson.

— Missy Mazzoli

Text
Walt Whitman, from Song of the Open Road

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