Neighbor, Take This Torch of Peace composed by Emma Lou Diemer (1927-). For SATB choir, optional piano accompaniment. Singer's Choice Series. Secular. Octavo. Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Company (KJ.9042).
This inspirational song would make a great concert closer! Written for the Waging Peace Through Singing project of the University of Oregon, the music gloriously declares, "We will banish hateful darkness where our torches shine!" An ideal choice for high school choirs, community choirs, and festival situations.