Hisakata No (In the Peaceful Light). Choir Secular. SATB choir. Choral Octavo. Lawson-Gould. Multicultural. Choral Octavo. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.31064).
A traditional Japanese poem is set in a twisting and turning repetitive pentatonic fashion in this serene multicultural choral. Contemporary harmonies, sung with straight tone, will challenge and delight all who perform and hear this fresh and haunting masterpiece. Add an optional tonechime or handbell.