Freud' of Sex, The, op. 85 no. 2
About this work:
#2 of 3 Minute Songs, op. 85 (text: composer), 1/86 - three limerick settings; recorded by Helene Williams & composer on Capstone CPS 8667, "Helene Williams sings More Songs of Love"; prem. by Carol Dovan, Hewlett-Woodmere Library 3/12/92; song contains parodic quotation from "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" and puns on the names Comfort and Freud (Freude = Joy).
Version: voice & piano
Year composed: 1986
Ensemble type: Voice, Solo or With Chamber or Jazz Ensemble:Solo Voice with Keyboard
Instrumentation: 1 Piano, 1 Soprano
Instrumentation notes: voice & piano; best sung while holding up "The Joy of Sex" and a book by or about Freud