Elegies: A Song Cycle: Musical Info & Synopsis


Elegies: A Song Cycle is a collection of songs that serve as musical reflections and tributes to departed friends, among others, who have touched the composer’s life. The song cycle is presented as a series of musical monologues, each dedicated to a specific person. Elegies: A Song Cycle is a celebration of the lives of those remembered, touching on themes of love, loss, life, and resilience.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2003)

Cast Size: 5+

Genre: Song Cycle

Setting: N/A

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: William Finn

Cast Albums

Off-Broadway Cast (2003)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


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