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Smit: 33 Songs On Poems Of Emily Dickinson / Rees, Smit


Release Date: 07/20/1999 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9080   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leo Smit
Performer:  Rosalind ReesLeo Smit
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
The Ecstatic Pilgrimage: Childe Emilie by Leo Smit
Performer:  Rosalind Rees (Soprano), Leo Smit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Composition written: USA (1988 - 1990). 
2.
The Ecstatic Pilgrimage: The Celestial Thrush by Leo Smit
Performer:  Rosalind Rees (Soprano), Leo Smit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Composition written: USA (1988 - 1990). 
3.
The Ecstatic Pilgrimage: The White Diadem by Leo Smit
Performer:  Rosalind Rees (Soprano), Leo Smit (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Composition written: USA (1988 - 1990). 

Sound Samples

Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: I. I was the slightest in the house
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: II. Through Lane it lay - through bramble
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: III. It troubled me as once I was
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: IV. The Child's faith is new
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: V. Softened by Time's consummate plush
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: VI. Papa above!
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: VII. We talked as girls do
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: VIII. They shut me up in Prose
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: IX. I cried at Pity - not at Pain
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: X. Let Us play Yesterday
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: XI. A loss of something ever felt I
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: XII. Good Morning - Midnight
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: XIII. Up Life's Hill with my little Bundle
Cycle 1, Childe Emilie: XIV. I'm ceded - I've stopped being Theirs
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: I. I was a Phoebe - nothing more
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: II. The Bird her punctual music brings
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: III. The earth has many Keys
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: IV. The Bobolink is gone
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: V. A train went through a burial gate
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: VI. I cannot dance upon my Toes
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: VII. Upon his Saddle sprung a Bird
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: VIII. Better-than Music! For I - who heard it
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: IX. Bind me - I still can sing
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: X. Within my Garden, rides a Bird
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: XI. Heart, not so heavy as mine
Cycle 2, The Celestial Thrush: XII. I shall keep singing!
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: I. I reckon - when I count at all
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: II. I dwell in Possibility
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: III. The Martyr Poets - did not tell
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: IV. The Poets Light but Lamps
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: V. I would not paint - a picture
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: VI. To pile Like Thunder to its close
Cycle 6, The White Diadem: VII. Me - come! My dazzled face

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