These be three silent things: The falling snow . . . the hour Before the dawn . . . the mouth of one Just dead.
About the headline (FAQ)Note: Bottelier's setting begins with the title "Triad" sung twice.
- by Adelaide Crapsey (1878 - 1914), "Triad", appears in Verse, first published 1915 [author's text checked 1 time 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 George Antheil (1900 - 1959), "Triad", published 1934, from Five Songs, no. 2. [text not verified]
- by Ina Bottelier (b. 1943), "Triad" [voice and accordion], from Five Cinquains, no. 2. [text verified 1 time]
- by Daron Aric Hagen (b. 1961), "Three silent things", 1984, first performed 1984 [voice and piano trio], from Three Silent Things, no. 6. [text not verified]
- by Marjorie Jones , "Triad", published 1971 [medium voice and piano], from Four Short Solos [text not verified]
- by Anthony Strilko (b. 1931), "Triad", published 1955 [AATB chorus a cappella], from Three Cinquains [text not verified]
- by Ben Brian Weber (1916 - 1979), "Triad", op. 15 (Five songs) no. 3 (1941). [text not verified]
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website: 2004-01-13
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