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Abundant Variety

A song recital
by Monica Harte -
heard by
HOWARD SMITH

'... thoughtful finesse and subtlety ...'

Long Island Songs - Monica Harte. © 2010 MSR Classics

The four Long Island Songs of the CD title are just here for openers.

And for these short items, composer Tom Cipullo has chosen to set lyrics of Big Apple poet, editor and literary critic William Helmuth Heyen (born Brooklyn, NY, 1940). Throughout the bracket the composer is soprano Monica Harte's piano accompanist.

Heyen graduated with a BA from the State University of New York at Brockport, and read for a doctorate in English from Ohio University (1967)...

Copyright © 24 April 2012 Howard Smith,
Masterton, New Zealand

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LONG ISLAND SONGS - MONICA HARTE

NEW YORK

MSR CLASSICS

VOCAL MUSIC

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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