Soloist(s) and orchestra
Band / Wind / Brass Ensemble
Large ensemble
2-8 players
Solo (excluding keyboard)
Solo keyboard(s)
Chorus a cappella or plus 1 instrument
Chorus and orchestra
Solo voice and up to 8 players
The Ghosts of Versailles: arias and excerpts (voice(s) and piano)
Three Cabaret Songs (voice(s) and piano)
End of the Line
Film scores

Petit Fours (1959)
For voice and piano x


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Duration  5 minutes


These four tiny sweets were written in my student days at Columbia College. They range from a setting of Ogden Nash’s “The Turtle” to a fairly inebriated version of the first verse of “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.”

                     — John Corigliano

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