Thank you to all the generous supporters who helped us raise $15,792 for our site-renewal project! We can't wait for you to see what we're building! Your ongoing donations are essential for The LiederNet Archive to continue in its mission of providing this unique resource to the world, so if you didn't get a chance to contribute during the overhaul drive, your help in any amount is still valuable.

The LiederNet Archive

Much of our material is not in the public domain.
It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission.
Printing texts or translations without the name of the author or translator is also illegal.
You must use the copyright symbol © when you reprint copyright-protected material.

For more information, contact us at the following address:
licenses (AT) lieder (DOT) net
Please read the instructions below the translations before writing!
In your e-mail, always include the names of the translators if you wish to reprint something.

In Sleep, in Thunder

Word count: 665

Song Cycle by Elliott Cook Carter, Jr. (1908 - 2012)

Show the texts alone (bare mode).

1. Dolphins [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


My Dolphin, you only guide me by surprise
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.

2. Across the yard: La Ignota [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


The soprano's bosom breathes the joy of God
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.

3. Harriet [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


Spring moved to summer - the rude cold rain
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.

4. Dies irae [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


On this day of anger, when I am Satan's
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.

5. Careless night [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


So country-alone, and O so very friendly
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.

6. In genesis [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: English

Authorship


Go to the single-text view


Blank. A camel blotting up the water
 [ ... ]


This text may be protected by copyright under Canadian copyright law, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.
Gentle Reminder
This website began in 1995 as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since 2008. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. Your gift is greatly appreciated.
     - Emily Ezust

Browse imslp.org (Petrucci Music Library) for Lieder or choral works