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They Disappear (2011)


Mixed Chorus (SATB) & Violin | 4 mins
* with optional piano (or cimbalom) and contrabass
Poem by Abraham Reisen, translated by Leonard Wolf
Available from Schnitzel Music




"So!" by Abraham Reisen, translated by Leonard Wolf, from THE PENGUIN BOOK OF MODERN YIDDISH VERSE by Irving Howe, Ruth R. Wisse, and Khone Shmeruk, copyright (c) 1987 by Irving Howe, Ruth Wisse, and Khone Shmeruk. used by permission of Viking Penguin, a division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.

Commissioned by and first performed by San Francisco Choral Artists












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