Paul Sperry, Irma Vallecillo - Bowles* / Chanler* / Farwell* / Hundley* / Thomson* ‎– Paul Sperry Sings Romantic American Songs

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Albany Records ‎– TROY043-2
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CD, Reissue
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Richard Hundley
1 Ballad On Queen Anne's Death
Words By – Anon.*
1:31
2 Bartholomew Green
Words By – James Purdy
0:35
3 Come Ready And See Me
Words By – James Purdy
2:04
4 Sweet Suffolk Owl
Words By – Anon.*
1:30
5 Spring
Words By – Shakespeare*
1:07
6 Waterbirds
Words By – James Purdy
3:54
7 I Do
Words By – James Purdy
0:43
8 Isaac Greentree (An Epitaph) 1:04
9 On A Wife (An Epitaph) 0:43
10 The Astronomers (An Epitaph) 1:43
11 Some Sheep Are Loving
Words By – Gertrude Stein
1:59
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Paul Bowles
12 Once A Lady Was Here
Words By – Paul Bowles
1:36
13 Three
Words By – Tennessee Williams
1:30
14 Letter To Freddy
Words By – Gertrude Stein
1:16
15 April Fool Baby
Words By – Gertrude Stein
1:12
16 Baby, Baby
Words By – Paul Bowles
2:18
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Virgil Thomson
17 A Prayer To St. Catherine
Words By – Kenneth Koch
2:38
18 There Is A Garden In Her Face
Words By – Thomas Campion
1:38
19 English Usage
Words By – Marianne Moore
2:18
20 Take, O Take Those Lips Away
Words By – Shakespeare*
2:53
21 Preciosilla
Words By – Gertrude Stein
3:26
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Arthur Farwell: Eleven Poems Of Emily Dickinson
22 I'm Nobody 0:51
23 Safe In Their Alabaster Chambers 1:57
24 The Level Bee 0:58
25 The Butterfly 1:24
26 Summer's Armies 2:28
27 Presentiment 1:29
28 The Grass So Little Has To Do 1:24
29 Aristocracy 0:29
30 Tie The Strings To My Life 1:06
31 Papa Above! 1:24
32 Ample Make This Bed 1:17
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Theodore Chanler
33 O Mistress Mine
Words By – Shakespeare*
1:12
34 These, My Ophelia
Words By – Archibald MacLeish
2:43
35 The Doves
Words By – Leonard Feeney
2:06
36 Memory
Words By – William Blake
1:41
37 I Rise When You Enter
Words By – Leonard Feeney
1:24

Credits

Notes

Insert booklet includes notes and texts.
The title for "Ballad On Queen Anne's Death" appears as in the insert; the listing on the back cover contains a typo.
Recorded at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Trinity, New York City, 1983 and 1990.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 34061 00432 5
  • Barcode (String): 034061004325

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