Virgil Thomson: From The Canticle Of The Sun (From Praises And Prayers)

Books | Voice, Piano

Publisher: G. Schirmer
Composer: Virgil Thomson
Format: Sheet Music | Single Sheet
This song opens Virgil Thomson's song-cycle Praises and Prayers. It begins almost ritualistically with its repetitive treatment of a five-note phrase. This opening phrase continues to form the basis of the music as more notes are introduced and the line becomes more lyrical.
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
No of pages: 12
Language: English
Catalogue No: GS28963