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Two Emily Dickinson Settings

By Tarik O'Regan

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Soprano Tenor SATB
Composed by Tarik O'Regan. Music Sales America. Classical. Choral Score. Novello & Co Ltd. #MUSNOV957594. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14023829).

Item Number: HL.14023829

ISBN 9781780385587. 6.75x9.75 inches.

Written for Soprano and Tenor soloists and SATB chours.
These two short Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) settings, commissioned by Craig Hella Johnson and Conspirare for their September 2007 concert series in Texas, were designed to frame an evening's programme rather like a compositional 'inhalation' and 'exhalation', a crescendo and decrescendo or a prelude and postlude. Densely textured, the music aims to hint at the myriad readings Dickinson's surface-simple poetry yields in its many readers. Each setting uses a solo soprano and tenor, their voices referencing the polarities inherent in each poem ('sun' and 'shade'; 'love and hate').

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