M? To Tere Paas Me (I Am Within You) (I Am Within You). By Steven Sametz (1954-). For SAB semi-chorus/SATB choir. Winner of the 2011 Raymond W. Brock Commission, by the ACDA. General. Difficult. Octavo. Duration 3 minutes, 50 seconds. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.7715).
The final chorus, Me To Tere Paas Me, sets a poem of the Indian poet Kabir, in which he points out that the realm of the sacred has no duality, but exists in all that we are.
Each edition features an IPA transliteration as well as a running and printed English translation. Performance notes appear where required. Full program notes appear in Nos. 7711 and 7712. For a more detailed discussion of Three Mystical Choruses, please see the February, 2011 issue of The Choral Journal.