Lux Aurumque (Light of Gold) ((Light and Gold)). Composed by Eric Whitacre (1970-). For Choral (SATB DV A Cappella). Walton Choral. Choral. Sacred. Difficulty: medium-difficult. Octavo. 8 pages. Walton Music #WJMS1024. Published by Walton Music (HL.8501418).
For the setting of Lux Aurumque, the composer chose the Latin translation of an Edward Esch poem, enhancing the elegant simplicity of this new work. The tight harmonies will need to be carefully balanced by a well trained a cappella choir. Suitable for an advanced high school choir and beyond. Moderately difficult.