home…

from 3 postcards

(2019)

for SATB choir (divided)

3'

written as part of Making Music UK's Adopt-A-Composer Scheme

First Performance

Swansea Philharmonic Orchestra; Jonathan Rogers (cond.) at The Brangwyn, Swansea (UK) on 13 April 2019

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Home… To the boot blackened brushed up Sunday best Baptist, Leaning slack backed on ancient pews With limbs like a lobster, Bent into double-jointed Mumblings of worship, ‘Guide me o thou Great Jehovah Pilgrim through this…’

Excerpt from LovelyUgly by Rebecca Lowe