Mascot and Symbol

1998 | mezzo-soprano and piano trio.

Song 1 of Daughters. Poem by Anne Ranasinghe (1925-2016), used by permission of the poet.

Commissioned by Kirsten Taylor.

Premiere recording on Albany Records’ Becoming a Redwood — Songs of Lori Laitman, with mezzo-soprano Patricia Green, violinist Juliette Kang, cellist Thomas Kraines and pianist Kirsten Taylor.

PDF score available to purchase below.

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Some newer editions may already have these corrections. If you have an older copy, please contact me for a complimentary updated score.

  • cello part — in 38, there had been an incorrect slur.