Melodic echoes and harmonic color adorn this (mostly) quiet reflection.
Arrangement of the 2004 setting for choir (SATB), fl, cl, tp, hn, pno.
Premiered April 2010 by the BU Orchestra and Concert Choir.
Arr. of a vocal quartet (SATB) based on C. S. Lewis' poem.
This work involves not only Oregon artist Randall Speck's fabulous colored-pencil drawings but also melodies and fragments drawn from 25 Christian hymns, chorales, and songs.
Composed for flautist Kristen Halay, in memory of her father.
I. Sound and Fury
II. Variations on Steel Blue
III. The Passing Hour