A Prayer of Summer

Song TitleA Prayer of Summer (Search)
Composer(s):Sarah Hutchings
Composer Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Author(s):Max Ehrmann
Keyword(s) & Features: Addressee: Summer; Addressee: World; Blooming; Children; Coming to Life; Creation; Death; Dreams; Earth; Enchantments; Fields; Gardens; God; Golden; Green; Hearts; Inspiring; Leaves; Life; Lisping; Living; Memories; Moonlight; Music; Nature; Night; Playing; Prayers; Religion; Roses; Seasons; Shafts; Shining; Silver; Singing; Sky; Soft; Softening; Songs; Strange; Summer; Sun; Sweet; Tenderness; Time; Trysts; Universe; Wind; Woods; World
First LineO world of green and shafts of golden sun; (Search)
Average Duration2:30 (Search)
Year of composition 2016 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/inauthors/view?docId=VAA9478&chunk.id=d1e8761&doc.view=0&anchor.id=
Larger WorkIn Seasons of Life's Pursuit (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTLkHNLXoTU
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerBaritone
Range: B2 - E4 (Search)
Original KeyD Major (Search)
Premiered ByMitchell Hutchings (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsAlthough the composer was born in Lexington, KY, her family was primarily from the state of Indiana. There is a geographic connection here between the poet, Max Ehrmann, and composer, Sarah Hutchings. (Search)
ContributorGTM , American Vocal Arts LLC (Search)
Contributor Affiliation American Vocal Arts (Search)
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