In Sleep The World Is Yours

Year of Premiere: 
2014
Composer: 
Lori Laitman
Artists: 
Megan Chenovick, soprano; Benjamin Hausmann, oboe; Mina Miller, piano

Lori Laitman’s In Sleep The World Is Yours, is a song cycle based on the poetry of Selma Meerbaum-Eisinger (1924-1942). Eisinger, who died at 18 in a Nazi labor camp, was related to the famed poet Paul Celan.

This work premiered during MOR's Spring Concert: The Yellow Ticket on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Benaroya Hall's Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall.