Two Horses Playing in the Orchard

2006, Revised 2017 | soprano/piano.

Poem by James Wright (1927-1980).

Song 5 of River of Horses. Commissioned by Jean del Santo, University of Minnesota.

Premiere recording on the December 2019 Naxos release Living in the Body: Songs of Lori Laitman, with soprano Jennifer Check and pianist Warren Jones. To purchase please click here.

Film interpretation by Peabody students from my spring 2021 residency are in the video below.