Jump Back!


Jump Back!: African American Poetry in Song is a song cycle by Simon Sargon setting five poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar. The song cycle was composed in 1965 and revised in 1985.


The audio selections in the player to the right feature Barbara Hill Moore, soprano, and Richard Gordon, piano. Used with the permission of the composer. To listen, please click on the track name itself.

Sheet music for Jump Back! is available through Southern Music Company.

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