Epitaph for a Darling Lady?  for soprano & piano, is a setting of the poem by Dorothy Parker (1893-1967). It was premiered by premiered by Elise Jablow, soprano & Ya-Ru Chang, piano.

The Composer wishes to thank the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People for authorizing the use of Dorothy Parker’s work.

Premiere performance by Elise Jablow, soprano & Ya-Ru Chang, piano
at the Brevard Music Center in 2013.

Soprano, E4-A5 range*
*if transposition is requested, please contact the composer

2:30 minutes

Poem by Dorothy Parker: “Epitaph for a Darling Lady”

(c) 2013 music by Yvonne Freckmann