Category: COMMUNITY CHOIRS
Composer: Norman Dello Joio
Publisher: Hal Leonard
Choral Arts Ensemble, Rochester 1997
R&R Chair Community Choirs
Dello Joio has adapted Christina Rossetti’s poem “Echo” to produce a romantic, deeply felt work that is a joy to sing and hear. There are some sharp dissonances made easier by smooth voice leading, and the piano accompaniment calls for an expressive player.