Canticles of Light
Tubular bells and organ accompaniment
Forces or Category: Children's choir, SATB, orchestra/tubular bells & organ
Orchestration: tubular bells, organ
for children's choir, mixed choir and orchestra or tubular bells and organ
A dark and beautiful, yet also extremely approachable, work in three movements. The first two are darker in character: evening hymns that ask for protection and comfort through the night. The music lightens for the final hymn, a song for the morning that looks forward to a new beginning.