ALICE

Alice: Text by composer and writer, Luke Gullickson. Alice in the canyon And you are in your room One of them is laughing Working at the loom One of them is crying The moon is coming up And darkened sands are filling Her alabaster cup Instrumentation: voice and piano Duration: 2 minutes Date: 2011

OLD WORLD ELEGY

CLICK HERE TO LISTEN & PURCHASE ON BANDCAMP Program Note: Richie Hofmann’s Old World Elegy was selected by Brian Baxter as the winner of the 2012 Memorious Art Song Contest facilitated collaboratively by Eric Malmquist, director of Singers On New Ground and Rebecca Morgan Frank, Editor-in-Chief of Memorious: A Journal of New Verse and Fiction. Baxter’s setting […]

ARS POETICA

Ars Poetica: Text by Rebecca Morgan Frank, Editor-in-Cheif of Memorious, a journal of new verse and fiction. The oyster doesn’t mourn what is removed, or consider the cause of creation. It just keeps fashioning beauty, conception a mundane task. Invasion, injury transformed in brine, preserved in protein and aragonite layered over time. Instrumentation: voice and […]