Basic Details

Title
Pigeons on the Grass Alas
Availability
Available
Category
Orchestral
Instrumentation
Bar: 1.1.2.1-2.1.1.0-2 perc-accordion.harm-str
Duration
3'
Publisher
G. Schirmer Inc.
First Publisher
J. Fischer and Bro
Edition/Catalog #
Hal Leonard: 50290860; Music Room GS29086
Version Of
Four Saints in Three Acts (W1)
Versions
Pigeons on the Grass Alas (piano) (W124)

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1935 J. Fischer and Bro
Year Composed
1928
Year Published
1935
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
n/a
Meckna Number
n/a

Additional Info

Texts
Gertrude Stein
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Four Saints in Three Acts - Excerpts

Excerpts and works related to "Four Saints in Three Acts"

"Saints' Procession" (from Act III) for chorus (SATB) and pf. with solos for mezzo-soprano and bass (1928; G. Schirmer), or for men's chorus (TTBB) (ms.; See W72)

"Pigeons on the Grass Alas" (from Act III) for baritone and piano or for baritone and orchestra (1934; G. Schirmer; See W124)

Arranged by Paul Reuter as "Four Saints: an Olio for Chamber Orchestra," rev. version by Thomson (1984; G. Schirmer; See W59)

Also formerly available in abridged (45 min.) version (G. Schirmer)

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