song cycle for tenor (or soprano) and piano; 18′ (1998)
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“To Wander In the Dark” was the first song cycle for voice and piano that I ever wrote, on a random collection of poems I liked at the time. I wrote these songs in an independent study course I took with a poet, not a musician, and learned quite a lot from that poet’s reaction to my text settings. It was not completely successful as a song cycle, but looking back at these art songs, it’s fun to see all the ideas that would later become my songwriting style.