1948 Vocal pieces

Whispers from Heavenly Death (Piano)

Cantata on the poem of the same name by Walt Whitman

For high voice (soprano or tenor) and piano

I Darest thou now, o soul
II No map here, nor guide
III I know it not, o soul
IV Till when the ties loosen
V Then we burst forth

Year of composition1948
Duration 7 minutes

World premiere

World premiere 14. June 1950


Stuttgart · Tage der zeitgenössischen Musik

Soprano Sybille Ursula Fuchs
Piano Frank Zubal