Gehrmans Music Publishers' are happy to present a new book with Swedish art songs to be released in January 2014: Romanser - 25 Swedish Songs with Guide to Swedish Lyric Diction.
Singers, pianists and educators will find this collection a first of its kind, and an invaluable resource for exploring the rich art song tradition of Sweden.
This anthology by American singer and professor Kathleen Roland-Silverstein includes twenty-five songs composed by Sweden’s foremost composers of the 19th and 20th centuries. It also contains phonetic (IPA) and word-for-word English translations, a concise guide to Swedish diction for English speakers, and valuable information about the composers and poets.
To complete this unique resource, the song texts are also available as on-line audio recordings, read by a native Swedish speaker.
Size A4 (210 mm x 297 mm), 144 pages, hard cover.