Canciones del pasado (Songs of the Past) (2019)

for high voice, piano, and opt. flute, violin, and cello, sung in Spanish, ca. 6'30''

arrangement of selected folk songs of the San Luis Valley, United States; commissioned for tenor Matthew Valverde

text: Traditional/Folk

I. Duérmete, niño lindo (Go to Sleep, Pretty Child), ca. 2′
II. El triste león (The Sad Lion), ca. 1’30”
III. Pajarito amarillito (Little Yellow Bird), ca. 1’30”
V. La entriega (The Delivery), ca. 1’30”