A Psalm of Life (2005)

... For the Chamber Singers of El Diamante High School - Visalia, California - John Sorber, Director ...

Nelson, Bradley (born in 1950) [ USA ]

Text by Wadsworth Longfellow, Henry (1807-1882) [USA] (1838)
Published by Gladde Music Publications [USA] , 2005
Ref. : GMP0501  (19 p.)
Type of material: Choral score
Text in: English
Epoque: 21st century  (2001-2010)
Genre-Style-Form: Secular
Mood of the piece: energetic ; reflective ; optimistic ; triumphant
Type of Choir: SATB  (4 mixed voices )
Instrumentation: Piano  (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: D major ; F sharp minor
Duration: 5.0 min.
Comment(s): This irrepressible, optimistic music features a relentless piano accompaniment that propels the singers in their celebration of life! The choral parts are quite accessible, featuring a haunting murmuring effect. The piano part, while appearing challen