New Mexico Composers' Archive

Title

Canticle

Publication Date

12-2-2010

Sponsorship

Digitized with funding from the Center for Regional Studies.

Table of Contents

Prelude ("Because I could not stop for death") / words by Emily Dickinson -- Analecta ("Life was never created") -- Voices returned ("Just lost when I was saved") / words by Emily Dickinson -- Interlude ("Underneath everything is love") -- Carol of the bird ("Come lovely and soothing death"--Death Carol from "When lilacs last in the dooryard bloomed") / words by Walt Whitman.

Description

Copy of original manuscript. Piece is for vocal soloists, Mixed chorus, and Instrument ensemble.

Language

English

Keywords

Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with instrumental ensemble) -- Scores, Death -- Songs and music., Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Musical settings, Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Musical settings

Document Type

Musical Score

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