Choir (SATB Choir)
For Mixed Voices a cappella - SSSAAATTTBBB. Composed by Meredith Monk. BH Large Choral. Concert. Octavo. 44 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051482740. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48023318).
Item Number: HL.48023318
ISBN 9781495003264. 6.75x10.5 inches.
Composed for Musica Sacra, Nightfall is an incantatory piece inspired by how light changes at the end of a day: the adding and subtracting of color and shadow; the slowly building and diminishing dynamics; the shifting texture as the sun intensifies and then disappears over the horizon.