Another setting of poetry in Sanskrit.
Many songs were settings of poetry written by Australian bush poets including Henry Lawson.
If words are central to French opera, they are even more essential to the French song repertory, with its debonair settings of complicated poetry.
All of the material on the album is original compositions, much of it settings of Victorian and Edwardian poetry.
Crystallography (2012) is a setting of poetry by the Canadian poet Christian Bök.
The ballet is danced to Debussy's setting of poetry inspired by Sappho of Lesbos.
More of a song cycle, the seven movements are settings of Orcadian poetry.
Many of his youthful works were songs, often settings of German poetry.
A setting of poetry by Carl Sandburg.
After settings of pastoral poetry in the pastourelle genre by the troubadours, Italian poets and composers became increasingly drawn to the pastoral.