X-Rated - generously provided by African Diaspora Music Project

Song TitleX-Rated - generously provided by African Diaspora Music Project (Search)
Composer(s):T. J. (Thomas Jefferson) Anderson Jr.
Composer Underrepresented GroupAfrican-American; POC (Search)
Author(s):Harryette Mullen
Author Underrepresented GroupAfrican-American; Female; POC (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Alleys; Annulling; Assonance; Cocoa; Cola; Consonance; Coquettish; Crayfishes; Crayola; Crayons; Crazy; Creole; Divine; Dull; Fellows; Fetishes; Food; Fresh; Gumbo; Hammering; Hotels; Irises (Eyes); Isis; Jazz; Jumbo; Leering; Maids; Male; Marriage; Marrying; Melons; Mistresses; Mochas; Mouths; Multiple Languages; Normal; Omelettes; Osiris; Reels; Relationships; Rhyme; Roaming; Roses; Sensuality; Sisters; Spanish; Splendid; Stream of Consciousness; Sullen; Sunrise; Voyeurs; Warping; X-rated; Yelling
First Linemarry at a hotel, annul ’em (Search)
Year of composition 1994 (Search) Circa
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/51725/marry-at-a-hotel-annul-em
Larger Work7 Cabaret Songs (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source (Search)
Catalog DesignationNo. 5 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: C4 - Eb5 (Search)
Dedicated ToWilliam Grant Still (Search)
Premiered ByNnenna Freelon (Search)
Commissioned ByMallarme Chamber Players for Nnenna Freelon with assistance by the North Carolina Arts Council (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceN.Y.: American Composers' Edition, Inc. (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceJazz vocalist, flute, viola, cello, and piano (Search)
Sources CitedAfrican Diaspora Music Project, created by Dr. Louise Toppin (Search)
ContributorDr. Louise Toppin; GTM (Search)
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