My Children Grew

  • Title My Children Grew
  • Year 2000
  • Instr sop,pno
  • Duration 4 min
  • Categories Vocal
  • Publisher CF Peters
  • Texts Yehuda Amichai

First performance:
Elizabeth Farnum, soprano, Stephen Gosling, piano, Bronx Arts Ensemble,
Fordham University, Bronx Rose Hill Campus, NY, Nov. 7, 2001


“We must give Lou the highest of compliments; he entirely disappeared. The text was so expertly set that one was totally absorbed in the in the dramatic presentation and poem, and the music was so integrated with this that it became only heard by the subconscious….”

Joseph Pehrson, The New Music Connoisseur (12/2002)