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A Blade of Grass



DURATION
2’30”

INSTRUMENTATION
SATB (div.) with soprano soloist, pno

POET
Walt Whitman

YEAR COMPOSED
2014


COMMISSIONER

San Francisco Choral Society in collaboration with the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir

THIS IS A MOVEMENT FROM:
Terra Nostra

ORDERING SCORES
The piece will be available in August 2019 from Theodore Presser Company.
TEXT
A blade of grass is the journeywork of the stars.
Long and long has the grass been growing,
Long and long has the rain been falling,
Long has the globe been rolling round.

PERUSAL SCORE
Orchestrated version: https://issuu.com/theodorepresser/docs/garrop_terra_nostra_issuu/58

SAMPLE PERUSAL PAGE OF PIANO VERSION
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