O gracious light

(2013)

c. 4’45”

Anthem for SSAATTBB choir a cappella.

Text from an ancient prayer as translated & printed in the Book of Common Prayer.

Finalist, 2014 ACDA Raymond W. Brock Student Composition Competition.

Premiered at a Student Composer Master Class reading session at the ACDA 2015 National Conference in Salt Lake City (presented by composers Steven Sametz, David Conte and Robert Kyr) in Feb. 2015 by NOTUS: the Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, conducted by Dominick DiOrio.