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Joseph DuBois

LOVE’S PARADOX for Voice and Piano


LOVE’S PARADOX for Voice and Piano Music Composed by

Joseph DuBois Poem by

Arthur Symons

Copyright © 2017 Joseph DuBois. All rights reserved.


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Love's Paradox  

A setting of Arthur Symons's poem for voice and piano.

Love's Paradox  

A setting of Arthur Symons's poem for voice and piano.

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