Fragment 2

2002, Revised 2003, Revised 2010 | baritone/piano trio or mezzo-soprano with piano trio. There are also baritone and mezzo versions with flute instead of violin.

Poem by Anne Ranasinghe (1925-2016), from “Don’t Cry” from the book At What Dark Point, ©1991, Anne Ranasinghe, used by permission of the poet.

Song 3 of Fathers.

The baritone version was premiered by Music of Remembrance, Benaroya Hall, April 2003 and the mezzo version premiered with Music of Remembrance in March 2010.