“To light, to water, and the flow of birds through ancient stars.” This fantastic poetry written by Malca Litovitz, so rich with imagery of the Canadian Winter, provided the inspiration for a composition that embraces word painting.
The piece was performed in 2019 by the Vancouver based Chor Leoni Men's Choir, directed by Erick Lichte, in their annual remembrance concerts. Here is the recording of that performance.
From the song-cycle Fire-Flowers featuring the poetry of Emily Pauline Johnson. This is the last piece in the cycle.
Written for an intermediate level ensemble, the poetry is about the power of memories to bring back a connection to those that have passed on. Practice tracks are sold seperately on this site.
Available for SATB and SSAA at Cypress Publishing Moonset is the first movement of a seven movement song-set titled Fire-Flowers featuring the poetry of Emily Pauline Johnson. The work was commissioned by the University of Western Ontario Wo [...]
Available for SSAA, SATB, TTBB The lyrics are about the power of the female spirit. "I purchased your song She Is the River for my last concert series, and it was a smash hit! (You helped raise money for women and children escaping domestic [...]
From the song-cycle Fire-Flowers featuring the poetry of Emily Pauline Johnson. This is the 6th piece in the cycle. moderate difficulty Available for SSAA, SATB,