A discussion of Jennifer Higdon’s setting of the poetry of Amy Lowell in the chamber work Love Sweet

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Evangelia Sophia Leontis (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/
Carla LeFevre

Abstract: This document provides biographical information for Higdon and Lowell as well as a discussion of Higdon’s compositional style. It also includes a performance analysis of Higdon’s musical setting of Lowell’s poetry in the chamber work Love Sweet. Information is drawn from published materials, an interview with the composer, and an analysis of the score.

Additional Information

Language: English
Date: 2017
Chamber, Higdon, Love Sweet, Soprano
Higdon, Jennifer, $d 1962- $t Love sweet
Lowell, Amy, $d 1874-1925 $v Musical settings

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