Ruth Schonthal (1924-2006
Totengesange (Songs Of Death)
Duration (in minutes): 21'39;
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Category: solo voice(s) with piano
Description: Cycle of 6 songs. Text by R. Schonthal, in German. Premiered Carnegie R H, NYC, 1964, B. Beardslee, sop, Schontal, pn.. Perfs CRHall, B. Bramson, National Arts Club, H. Lightner, Wigmore, Nendick, S. Lawrence, Rowe. Rec Leonarda, B. Bramson, sop, R. Schonthal, pn.