1998 (revised 2006)
A cycle of 6 songs in French for Soprano (or Tenor) and Piano
Premiere of original version: Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, May 1994
Anaïk Bernèche, Soprano
Premiere of revised version: North Carolina 2006
Elizabeth Futral, Soprano; Margo Garrett, Piano
Publisher: Rassel Editions, NY
Compiled by the composer from various poets, Les Visages de l’Amour explores the many faces of Love from the sublime to the most bitter. The poems are by Michel D’Arençon, Gérard de Nerval, Paul Verlaine, Laurent Ledoux and Louise de Vilmorin.
Soprano Elizabeth Futral has been performing the cycle on her solo recitals since 2006.
Score is available for purchase. (www.rasseleditions.com)