Sea Fever

A setting of four John Masefield poems from his collection Salt Water Ballads (1902) portraying the different moods of the ocean.

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Memories of Silver

The text for Memories of Silver was derived from Walter de la Mare’s poem “Silver”. This text, half-remembered, abbreviated, and altered, reveals the original poem in patches, as if it is being seen by moonlight.

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from Paris to Helen

From Paris to Helen is a short concert aria with a text from Ovid’s “Heroides”: a series of epistolary poems presented as if written by heroines of Greek and Roman mythology.

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