Parable (1986)

For soprano & piano. A song cycle setting of ten English translations of Japanese Haiku that mirror the cycle of life. Also in a version for chamber orchestra.

Coril Prochnow, soprano
Brian Farrell, piano

Parable: A Song Cycle for Soprano and Orchestra (1986)
Leila Deis, Soprano; Hudson Symphony, Gary Schneider, conductor

Ah me, I am the one   (1:23)

See, see, see! Oh see   (2:29)

White moth, flutter off   (1:26)

Rainy month   (2:53)

Fever felled Halfway   (1:40)


Three lovliest things   (3:11)