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Three Mystical Songs

Year of composition
Thomas Traherne
Difficult (Grades 7+)
15 minutes
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts
Not available

These are settings of three poems by the 17th century mystical poet Thomas Traherne, for high voices and string orchestra. They were originally written with children's voices in mind, but could equally well be sung by women's voices. As ever in this poet's work, the poems celebrate the vision of creation as seen through the eyes of a (17th century) child. Their titles are 1.Bells 2.Dreams 3.Hosanna! At the moment this score is free to print, but if anyone does print a copy and perhaps intends to perform it I would consider it polite of them to let me know; also I can then supply sting parts.

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