In Celebration of Daughters - String Orchestra and Soprano

Composer
Year of composition
2002
Lyricist
Hampton Carmine
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
6 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
String orchestra
Instrumental parts
Not available

This is a Vocal over a String Quintet and was written to celebrate the growth of daughters into womanhood and even though fathers miss their little girls, they must cherish the women they become. There is a quality of wistful lament in the begining and I hope, the quality of celebration at the end.

The part where I wrote "(Sing Ahh)"…I meant for the vocalist to sing "Ahh"s throughout that section.

After the helpful comments of several individuals around me and specifically the help of a soprano, I have redone the score and present it here.

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