To Morning (1996)

(O holy virgin!)

...For Ilona...

Bevan, Allan (born in 1951) [Canada]

Text by Blake, William (1757-1827) [Great Britain ; England]
Published by Cypress Choral Music [Canada] , 2002
Ref. : CCM 1076  (8 p.)
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century (1990-2000)
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Sacred ; Poem
Mood of the piece: mysterious ; melancholic
Type of Choir: SSA (3 children OR women voices)
Instrumentation: Piano (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: E flat minor
Duration: 4.0 min.
Data about the life of the work: Favorite piece of Musica in December 2017
Comment(s): Allan has set a poem by William Blake to a wonderful tapestry of rich and lush harmonies. Piano accompaniment is romantic and has challenges, but is a delight to play.