Changing Light

Soprano and Cello

Changing Light

Soprano and Cello

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Series: Score Publisher: Chester Music Format: Softcover Score Composer: Kaija Saariaho

'The piece has been written for Edna Michell's Compassion project. In the composition I follow the idea of a dialogue, suggested by the text I have chosen. The intimate nature and fragile sound world of the duo mirror the fragility of our uncertain existence.'

- Kaija Saariaho

Light and darkness, night and day.

We marvel at the mystery of the stars.

Moon and sky, sand and sea.

We marvel at the mystery of the sun.

Twilight, high noon, dusk and dawn.

Though we are mortal, we are Creation's crown.

Flesh and bone, steel and stone.

We dwell in fragile, temporary shelters.

Grant steadfast love, compassion, grace.

Sustain us, Lord; our origin is dust.

Splendor, mercy, majesty, love endure.

We are but little lower than the angels.

Resplendent skies, sunset, sunrise.

The grandeur of Creation lifts our lives.

Evening darkness, morning dawn.

  • Cello Accompaniment
  • Soprano

$9.99 (US) Inventory #HL 50602261 UPC: 888680987251 Publisher Code: CH70983 4 pages

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