Voicing: SATB unaccompanied
Text: Henry Vaughan (1622-1695)
Published by: classica Music Publishers, MV #011 (2005)
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Notes: Awarded first prize in the 2000 Austin (TX) Pro Chorus Choral Composition Competition. This work was composed in 2000 and is the first of three pieces on the poetry of Welsh metaphysical poet, Henry Vaughan. It may be sung separately or performed with its two companion pieces, The Revival and Peace. The complete work was premiered by the University of Alberta Madrigal Singers, Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff, conductor in 2001. Some other choirs that have performed this work include the Vancouver Chamber Choir, Da Capo Chamber Choir, and Musikay.
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Performed by: The University of Alberta Madrigal Singers, Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff, conductor; recorded on, My Soul There is a Country. (2001)
Performed by: I Coristi Chamber Choir, Dr. Debra Cairns, conductor; recorded on, Songs of the Soul, 2008