Little Brown Baby
from 'Ere Sleep Comes Down'
Paul Laurence Dunbar, Little Brown Baby
Philip Hayden composes art songs and choral and instrumental music. In 1974, he graduated with a degree in music education from Westminster Choir College and later earned a master’s in theory and composition from Eastern Kentucky University. He was the chair of music education at a Colombian university for five years. He has over 30 published choral and handbell pieces. He later moved into full-time music ministry in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Hayden, Philip, "Little Brown Baby" (2004). Dunbar Music Archive. 314.