To Know the Dark

Poet/Lyricist: 

Wendell Berry (b.1934)

“To Know the Dark” is about about embracing the darkness and hearing its song. It was composed for an Aurora Chorus Winter Solstice concert. A moody yet shimmering setting.

Level: 

Moderate
Item Voicing/Instrumentation Duration Price Audio View Score Quantity
SBMP 754 SSAA, piano 2:45 $1.55
Publisher Link

Publisher: 

SBMP
Text

To go in the dark with a light is to know the light.
To know the dark, go dark.Go without sight,
and find that the dark, too,blooms and sings,
and is traveled by dark feet and dark wings.