Year of composition
Deuteronomy 32: 1-3 {o.t. / kjv}
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts
Not available

This is my setting of one of the last (if not "the" last) songs of Moses. The text source is the first three verses of the thirty-second chapter of the Book of Deuteronomy. {o.t./ kjv} I composed this work for a friend and colleague in commemoration of his Bar Mitzvah. This work was premiered in December of 2003 by the professional choir "Lauda!". It can be found on their 2003 season CD. You can also hear it as performed by the professional choir "Voces Novae et Antiquae", on their website: www.vocesnovaeantiquae.org/Repertoire.html The artistic dir./conductor of VNA is the person that this piece was written for. I have intentionally left out all dynamics. This way,the interpretation is entirly up to the conductor. There are no "wrong" interpretations.

Do En-Joy!


ps: This work can also be performed one whole step higher if necessary.

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