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Works for Solo Voice
(Works available directly from Jonathan David, except where indicated)

Gitchee Gumee (2013)
Song Cycle in 3 Movements
Baritone and piano
Text: Daniel Neer
Duration: ca. 18’00”
Recording by Daniel Neer, baritone, and Mila Henry, piano
Commissioned by Daniel Neer
Honorable Mention, 2014 National Association of Teachers of Singing Art Song Composition Award

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Azrael (2010)

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Mezzo-soprano and piano
Text: Sylvia Townsend Warner
Duration: 4’30”
Commissioned by Jay Barksdale to honor the Sylvia Townsend Warner Society
on the occasion of its 10th anniversary
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Hopkins Songs (2001/2004/2009)
Mvmt II: Spring and Fall
Mvmt III: The Windhover
Mvmt IV: Binsey Poplars
Song cycle in 5 movements
Soprano w/ piano
Texts: Gerard Manley Hopkins
Duration: 16’00”
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The Persistence of Song

Mvmt III: The Persistence of Song
Mvmt IV: Tribute to the Young Man Without His Umbrella
Mvmt V: Evening
Song cycle in 5 movements
Baritone w/ violin and piano
Texts: Muriel Rukeyser, Thomas Merton, Howard Moss, Bonnie Phelps
Duration: 21’30”
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Two Kingsongs (2013)
For baritone and piano
Texts: Sylvia Townsend Warner, Percy Bysshe Shelley
Duration: 7’45”
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Commissioned by the Cheah-Chan Duo

Winter Birds (2007-2009)
Song cycle in 6 movements
Counter-tenor (or mezzo-soprano), clarinet, viola and 2 cellos
Texts: David Brendan Hopes

This work will be available for purchase following its premiere.
Please contact Jonathan David for more information.
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