World's Largest Sheet Music Selection


From Darkness to Light a tribute to Nelson Mandela - score and parts

Digital Sheet Music

By Philip Orem

Choir, SATB, Concert Band - Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Philip Orem. 21st Century, Contemporary Classical. Score, Set of Parts. 131 pages. Published by Philip Orem (S0.357711).

Item Number: S0.357711

Commissioned by the SFLGFB for their Pride Concert of 2014 this piece for concert band and choir incorporates Mandela's favorite poem, Invictus.  As the title suggest the music starts in a dark, ominous mood and struggles through each verse before emerging in a triumphant final verse. Perfect for MLK Day concerts or any occasion celebrating equality and unity among people!

A video of the premiere may be found here

SCORE SHOULD BE PRINTED ON TABLOID SIZE PAPER. Parts are on standard letter size paper.

For further information contact me at or

About SMP Press

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Click here to see more titles from these independent creators and to learn more about SMP Press.

Please note this product may not be eligible for all sales, promotions or coupons offered through Sheet Music Plus - please check promotional details for specifics.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Buy Together




Buy both for $166.95

[ { "catalogRefId":"20732571", "quantity":"1" }, { "catalogRefId":"19747510", "quantity":"1" } ]
AddtoCart Digital
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    San Francisco
    Difficulty Level:
  • July 06, 2018 Wonderful piece for Band and Chorus

    This is fantastic. I conducted the premier. It is a rare piece in that the singers, the band and the audience ALL fell in love with!

    Was this review useful? Yes No
Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.