Dawn (Craig Hella Johnson Choral Series). Composed by Eric William Barnum. Edited by Craig Hella Johnson. For Choral (SATB DV A Cappella). Choral. 8 pages. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50490262).
ISBN 1423498178. 6.75x10.5 inches.
A profoundly beautiful poem speaks of life as a series of doors opening and of sighs unfolding, one upon another, rising “on a tide of mornings.” The music creates a peaceful atmosphere of unfolding sonority, until it fades away in the aleatoric final phrase. Duration: ca. 4:15.