A work in 4 movements for SATB Choir and 2 Cellos
Commission: Cantori New York, Mark Shapiro
Premiere: Church of St. Luke in the Fields
Cantori New York, conducted by Mark Shapiro
Publisher: Rassel Editions, NY
Written on poems by Ernest Hemingway, Robert Frost and E.E. Cummings.
Ernest Hemingway: Chapter Heading, Champs d’Honneur 1917 (in public domain)
Robert Frost: Fire and Ice 1917 (in public domain)
E.E. Cummings: O Spontaneous Earth
Copyright © 1923, 1951, 1991 by the Trustees for the E. E. Cummings Trust. Copyright © 1976 by George James Firmage, from COMPLETE POEMS: 1904-1962 by E. E. Cummings, edited by George J. Firmage. Used by permission of Liveright Publishing Corporation.