Climbing: Poems by African-Americans

(2000)

Climbing: 7 Songs on 8 Poems by African-Americans is a song cycle by Tom Cipullo setting the poetry of Phyllis Wheatley, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, and Robert Hayden.


Climbing: 7 Songs on 8 Poems by African-Americans was premiered by mezzo soprano Jeanette Blakeney at Weill Hall, New York City.


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