Composers Note: The poems of E. E. Cummings sing of joy, despair, death, lust, hate, love, the sacred and the profane; in short life! It was very satisfying to set Cumming's poetry to music. It is a privilege to share this music with you.
Poetry - Jazz - Vocal
e. e. cummings by Kim Portnoy - most this amazing day
"i thank You God for most this amazing"
"O the sun comes up-jup-up in the opening"
"(sitting in a tree-)
"I carry your heart with me(carry it in"
"Jimmie's got a goil/ goil/ goil,/Jimmie"
"hate blows a bubble of despair into"
"love is more thicker than forget"
"it you can't eat you got to"
"what if a much of a which of a wind"
"i thank You God for most this amazing" (reprise)