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Interviews & Profiles

Baritone Gerald Finley sings the world premiere of Peter Lieberson's "Songs of Love and Sorrow."

March 30, 2010 Composer Peter Lieberson's long-awaited follow-up to Neruda Songs premieres in Boston.

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December 21, 2006 Mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson recorded Neruda Songs shortly before she died.

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Around the Classical Internet.

April 29, 2011 Classical music news from points all over, from Philadelphia to Johannesburg to London.

Composer Peter Lieberson, photographed last year by his wife Rinchen Lhamo at their home in Santa Fe, N.M.

April 25, 2011 The thoughtful American composer was influenced by modernism, lyricism and Buddhism.

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December 3, 2007 The $200,000 prize has been awarded to Peter Lieberson for love songs he composed for his late wife.

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December 21, 2006 Mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson recorded Neruda Songs shortly before she died.

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Composer Peter Lieberson wrote his Neruda Songs for his wife, mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson.

February 14, 2013 For ages composers have written love letters, but not with words on paper. Their language is music.

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A languishing lute player

September 27, 2010 What's the saddest music you know? Hear the finest of the forlorn and the best of the bereaved.

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  • Album: Peter Lieberson: Neruda Songs
  • Artist: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 2006