Contemporary Settings of Byron Lyrics.
Settings by Lori Lange
1. Homecoming (The Corsair 3:18) Play Sample (0.8 mb)
2. Contemplation (Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage III: 89) Play Sample (0.9 mb)
3. Ephemerality (“O Snatch’d Away in Beauty’s Bloom”) Play Sample (1.3 mb)
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Settings by John Webster
"Courageous Heart: Seven Byronic Songs" – an eighteen-minute digital EP by John Webster with Brindaband. This is an updated and re-ordered version of songs on the CD "Lord Byron and the Greek War" that John released in 2003. done in an “indie-folk” style, with most of the songs drawing on Byron lyrics. The mini song collection is themed around Byron’s intervention in the Greek war of Independence in 1823-24.
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This not-for-profit site is intended to make vocal music and lyrics of
the of the early 19th century in the British Isles, Europe, Canada, the
United States, and Australia more accessible. It includes contemporary
music of the period and later settings (e.g., Brian Holmes's complete
score for Death's Jest Book and Lori Lange's settings of Byron lyrics). For further information, contact Paul.Douglass@sjsu.edu