Basic Details

Title
Mostly About Love
Availability
Available
Category
Vocal (Solo or Small Ensemble)
Instrumentation
voice-pft
Duration
13'
Publisher
G. Schirmer Inc.
Premiere
  • World: Carnegie Recital Hall, New York City, NY, April 3rd, 1960 (Alice Esty, soprano; David Stimer, piano)
Edition/Catalog #
Sale from Rental Library
Member Works
  1. Love Song (1959)
  2. Down at the Docks (1959)
  3. Let's Take a Walk (1959)
  4. A Prayer to Saint Catherine (1959)

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1964 G. Schirmer; ©1992 Virgil Thomson Estate (see note)
Year Composed
1959
Year Published
1964
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
V20[A]
Meckna Number
W142

Additional Info

Notes

Each originally published separately

Originally titled "Songs for Alice Esty"

Each member work appears in both "Collected Songs for High Voice" and "Collected Songs for Low Voice"

Texts
Kenneth Koch
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