Category:   COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY
Composer:   César Alejandro Carrillo
Arranger:   NA
Publisher:   earthsongs
Edition:   S-142
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   A Cappella

Reviewer:   

Lee Nelson
St. Cloud State University 2007
R&R Chair College & University

This stunning setting by Venezuelan composer Juan Carrillo is a must have for any choral library. The haunting melodic lines are colored by rich, jazz-influenced harmonies creating an ethereal atmosphere that will be loved by your choir and audience alike. The piece is easily accessible to a wide variety of choirs due to the straightforward, stepwise voice leading. Carrillo’s imaginative text painting allows for a myriad of phrasing possibilities that will be a joy for you and your choir to rehearse and perform.