Three Poems of Miguel de Unamuno
composer: Nancy Galbraith (2013)
author: Miguel de Unamuno
genre: choral
length: 3 movements, 12:00 minutes
publisher: Subito Music Publishing (ASCAP)
60 Depot Street, Verona, NJ 07044 • 973-857-3440
orchestration: (1) women's choir, piano
(2) men's choir, a cappella
(3) SATB, piano
world premiere: 6 December 2013
Harvard Glee ClubRadcliffe Choral Society
Andrew Clark, conductor
Sanders Theater, Cambridge, Massachusetts
movements: 1. By the Lake of El Cristo at the Hamlet of Yeltes on a Night of Full Moon
2. The Moon and the Rose
3. The snowfall is so silent
program notes: "Three Poems of Miguel de Unamuno" was commissioned by the Harvard Glee Club and the Radcliffe Choral Society for their 2013 Christmas concert. The songs are set using English translations of the original Spanish texts. Miguel de Unamuno (1864–1936) was a writer, poet, and philosopher from the Basque region of Spain.