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1 movement, 3 minutes

baritone, oboe, harp

6 November 2014
Joel Goodloe, baritone; Andrew Dotterer, oboe; Sage Po, harp
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

There Will Come Soft Rains was commissioned by the Carnegie Mellon School of Music for premiere by Joel Goodloe, Andrew Dotterer, and Sage Po in celebration of their induction into Pi Kappa Lambda, a music honors society. It is an earthy setting of Sara Teasdale's poem of the same name.

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