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Symposium 45 - 20th-Century Romantic Song in America

1 March 1998

20th-Century Romantic Song in America



  • June Night
    Horatio Parker

  • When Stars are in the Quiet Skies
    G. W. Chadwick

  • Echo
    Paul Hindemith

  • Do Not Go, My Love
    Richard Hageman

  • Sure on this Shining Night
    Samuel Barber

  • The Tiger
    Eric Ewazen

  • DAY

  • The Year’s at the Spring
    Mrs. H. H. A. Beach

  • The Children
    Theodore Chanler

  • If I Could Tell You
    Isabelle Firestone

  • Sigh No More, Ladies
    Virgil Thomson

  • Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life
    Victor Herbert


  • On the Street Where You Live
    Frederick Loewe

  • I Talk to the Trees

  • Younger Than Springtime
    Richard Rodgers

  • My Romance

  • Falling in Love with Love



    We wish to express our gratitude to Helicon’s Members
    whose support has made possible the events of this, our thirteenth season:

    Directors Circle

    Joan K. Easton, Zoltan Ovary, M.D.

    Sponsoring Members
    Lisa and Paul Welch

    Sustaining Members
    Cynthia Bolt, Timothy B. Harwood, Mr. and Mrs. Rolf Liebergesell,
    Marion and Phil Ponzek, The Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation, and Dianne and Bob Whitecotton

    Patty Otis Abel and Dennis R. Reiff, Leslie Armstrong, AIA,
    Abbe Aronson and Barry Wacksman, Nancy Cardozo, Marianne Carroll, James and Amanda Cornacchia, V. Ed. Dent,
    Pamela Drexel, Edward K. Dunham, M.D., Geraldine C. Ford, Mary Rodgers Guettel, Michael C. Hanes,
    Don Hogsett and Peter Tinker, Louise Hodgson, Catherine Keller and Jason Starr, Douglas Klassen and Linda Bialecki,
    Peter C. Lombardo, M.D., Jeanne and David Martowski,Karen McLaughlin and Mark Schubin, David S. Moyer,
    Joe and Ann Scozzafava, Carol and Gerard Silverman, Arlene and Bruce Simon,
    William A. Simon and Lavinia Mancuso Simon, Christian Steiner and Franklin Heller, Sonny Stokes, Ruth Turner,
    Joanne Witty and Eugene J. Keilin, and Drs. Susan Zolla-Pazner and Sherman Pazner

    The Ameritech Corporation, Dorianne Beyer, Esq.,
    Sir Robert J. Campbell, M.D., KSJ and Sir Cesare L. Santeramo, KSJ, Ethel and Howard Schachman, and Peter Yarrow

    Albert Fuller, President and Artistic Director, Franklin Heller, Treasurer, William A. Simon, Secretary,
    Joan K. Easton, Michael C. Hanes, Timothy B. Harwood, Zoltan Ovary, M.D., Patrick Rucker, Pamela Drexel

    Advisory Committee
    Leslie Armstrong, AIA, Abbe Aronson, Dorianne Beyer, James M. Cornacchia, Marianne Carroll, Jere T. Farrah,
    Mark Golderman, Randolph Harrison, Robert M. Light, Karen McLaughlin, Sherman S. Pazner, M.D., Richard Schemm,
    Thomas Sokolowski, Barry Wacksman, Lisa Welch, Dianne Whitecotton, Bob Whitecotton, Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph. D.

    Craig Logan Jackson†, Gregory B. Smith†, Miss Alice Tully†

    James R. Roe, Executive Director
    Matthew Herren, Administrative Assistant

Special Thanks

    For their assistance with this 45th Symposium, Helicon is deeply grateful to
    the estate of Gladys Krieble Delmas, The Alice Tully Foundation,
    and to Peter Helm for the loan of his 1887 New York Steinway piano.