SSAA/SSAA choir (a cappella) - Medium
Composed by Eleanor Daley. Seasons of Love, #4. Secular. Choral octavo. With Text language: English. Published by Treble Clef Music Press (TC.TC-294).
Item Number: TC.TC-294
The William Butler Yeats poem, "When you are old and grey," speaks of the memory, in old age, of love and its loss. The rich double-chorus texture recalls the polychoral motet, and the piece's ending, an extended treatment of the word "stars," brings the cycle to a wistful close.