Jagermeisterlieder: A Song Set for Manly Men

Jägermeisterlieder: A Songset for Manly Men was commissioned by San Francisco’s LIEDER ALIVE! as part of Erickson’s 2013-2016 Composer Residency. It was premiered in San Francisco in June 2014 by bass Kirk Eichelberger with the composer at the piano. The texts are taken from 19th Century German poet Eduard Morike and the 20th Century poet Rainer Baumbach.