Songs of Praise and Lamentation: Sonnets to Orpheus

Song Cycle by George Perle (1915 - 2009)

1. Sonnet #1 [sung text checked 1 time]

There rose a tree. O pure transcendency!
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2. Sonnet #9 [sung text checked 1 time]

Only one who has lifted the lyre
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3. Sonnet #5 [sung text checked 1 time]

Set up no stone to his memory
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4. Sonnet #19 [sung text checked 1 time]

Even though the world keeps changing
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Total word count: 347