Matt Van  Brink - composer, pianist, lyricist, educator

Be Music, Night (2010)

Mixed Chorus (SATB) a cappella | 4 mins.
Commissioned by and first performed by C4
Available from Hayo Music

Kenneth Patchen did not seem to be a religious man, but his work is sprinkled with this Godly imagery woven around lyrical expressions of love. "Be Music, Night" is at once both a poem and a prayer.

"Be Music, Night" by Kenneth Patchen
Used by permission of New Directions Publishing.

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