Twenty-four years remind the tears of my eyes [ ... ]
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First published in Life and Letters Today, December 1938, revised 1939
- by Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953), "Birthday poem", copyright © [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Ron Ford (b. 1959), "Twenty-four years", 1985, from Four songs on texts of Dylan Thomas, no. 2. [text verified 1 time]
- by Billy Jim Layton (b. 1924), "Twenty-four years", published 1964 [SATB chorus, 2 trumpets, 2 horns, and 2 trombones], from Three Dylan Thomas Poems [text not verified]
- by Richard Roderick-Jones (b. 1947), "Twenty-four years remind the tears of my eyes", 1966 [mezzo-soprano, SATB chorus, flute, oboe, bassoon, violin, viola, violoncello, and contrabass], from Should lanterns shine [text not verified]
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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