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The Moon is Distant from the Sea (SATB version)

for SATB choir and piano

Year:  2004   ·  Duration:  3m 40s

Year:  2004
Duration:  3m 40s

Composer:   David N. Childs

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A whimsical poem by Emily Dickinson comes to sparkling life. The piano adds much color to the soaring vocal lines. Also available for SSAA or TTBB.

Dedication note

for Dr. Thomas R. Wine, Director of Choirs, and the WSU A Cappella Choir, Wichita State University

Text note

Poem by Emily Dickinson (1862)

Performance history

27 Apr 2008: BOP Music School Final Concert

06 Oct 2009: NZ Secondary Students Choir in Concert 2009 (Te Papa)

07 Oct 2009: Performed by the New Zealand Secondary Students' Choir with director Andrew Withington at The Grand Hall, Parliament, in Wellington

09 Oct 2009: NZ Secondary Students Choir in Concert 2009

25 Oct 2009: Performed by the Rotorua District Choir and Shirley Dingwall (piano), directed by Evelyn Falconer at the Convention Centre, as part of the Sing Aotearoa Conference in Rotorua

Performed by the Capital Choir, directed by Felicia Edgecombe.

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