The Ballad Singer

1995 | baritone/piano

2024 | mezzo/piano or chamber orchestra.

Poem by Thomas Hardy (1840-1928).

Echo and The Ballad Singer can be sung as a set by baritone or mezzo-soprano.

To see the wonderful rendition by baritone Shea Owens and pianist Roxana Ionescu-Beck, please click here.


Some newer editions may already have these corrections.

  • 1: LH downbeat should have an accent.
  • 103: the piano should dim to a mezzo piano.