I give you the end of a golden string

  • for four solo voices and/or choir SATB

  • Duration 1' 30"


by William Blake
this work was awarded joint second place in the William Blake Society's Tithe Grant composition competition (2012)

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(music starts at 7:14)


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I give you the end of a golden string,
Only wind it into a ball:
It will lead you in at Heavens gate,
Built in Jerusalems wall.

William Blake (1757-1827)
from Jerusalem, The Emanation of the Giant Albion