Mel Powell

Mel Powell (1923-1998)

Nationality: American
Born: February 12, 1923, New York Died: April 24, 1998, Van Nuys, CA (age 75)

Little Companion Pieces for String Quartet

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
4:05 I. Night Song Invocations
1:34 II. Lines from William Carlos Williams
2:12 III. A Tamil Love Poem
2:23 IV. Lines from Baudelaire's Meditation
1:26 V. A Seri Whale-song
2:40 VI. O cool is the valley now
Duration: 14 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1979 (age 55-56)
1 recordings, 6 videos
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4:05
Southwest Chamber Music
I. Night Song Invocations
1:34
Southwest Chamber Music
II. Lines from William Carlos Williams
2:12
Southwest Chamber Music
III. A Tamil Love Poem
2:23
Southwest Chamber Music
IV. Lines from Baudelaire's Meditation
1:26
Southwest Chamber Music
V. A Seri Whale-song
2:40
Southwest Chamber Music
VI. O cool is the valley now

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Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
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Nationality: German
Born: November 16, 1895, Hanau Died: December 28, 1963, Frankfurt (age 68)