Young America


Young America, for Chorus and Orchestra

  • Young America
  • Three Welsh Songs
  • Annabel Lee
  • Victorian Scenes
  • Jerusalem (Plump Jack)


  • Lisa Delan, soprano
  • Vladimir Chernov, baritone
  • Pavlo Hunka, bass-baritone
  • Gunnar Birgersson, baritone
  • Mats Carlsson, tenor
  • San Francisco Symphony & Chorus
  • Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, (Stockholm)
  • Russian National Orchestra
  • Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
  • Alexander Vedernikov, conductor
  • Gordon Getty, composer
  • PENTATONE / Release date: 2005


Gordon Getty turns to the poetry of Stephen Vincent Benét, Edgar Allan Poe, Alfred Lord Tennyson and A. E. Housman, as well as his own original poems, for inspiration in these works for chorus and orchestra.  

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