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II. The Ci)es

Music by Amy Gordon Text by Sharon Goldstein

From In Memoriam (a Song Cycle on 21st-Century American Tragedy) Dedicated to the vic,ms of the shoo,ngs of police officers in Dallas, Texas (July, 2016) Commissioned by Jonathan Bau,sta and Nova Vocal Ensemble

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