Robert Xavier Rodríguez
Publisher: G. Schirmer
We, the People: The Story of the American Constitution (1987)
Soloist(s) and Orchestra
A detailed account of the historical events leading up to the writing of the Constitution with the sounds and flavors of colonial Philadelphia in evidence throughout. Mary Duren’s text uses stirring quotes from Benjamin Franklin.
(The original title of We, the People was Jargon.)