WEATHERS

Composer: 

Year Authored (or revised): 

1966

Duration (min): 

3:

Movements-Titles: 

1

Text Source/Author: 

'Weathers' by Thomas Hardy

First Performance: 

1967-High School Choir, Lubbock, Texas

An SATB piece for acappella choir on the poem of the same name by Thomas Hardy. It employs canonic imitation, and generally quicker tempi to emulate the light and buoyant nature of the poem. It was written for a high school choir, and was well within its capabilities.

Written with the support of a Menc Composer Grant.

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