Becoming A Redwood (Song)

2003 | soprano/piano; tenor/piano OR soprano or tenor with chamber orchestra.

Poem by Dana Gioia (b.1950).

Song 4 of cycle Becoming a Redwood.

The premiere recording is on the Albany release Becoming a Redwood — Songs of Lori Laitman, with soprano Barbara Quintiliani and composer/pianist Lori Laitman. To purchase, please click here.

Anyone who purchased an older copy can email me for a free updated copy.


61: Quarter note should =100 not 108. Of course, everything is always flexible anyway.

Also the word on the downbeat of 61 should be “old”.