Let the singing singers

  • for choir SSATB unaccompanied
  • Duration 1' 20"

Words

by Henry Carey
this piece was written for whateverandeveramen's #TwitterCommission project 2013 the text, from Henry Carey's Chrononhotonthologos (1734), contains 140 characters (including spaces, but with punctuation removed) - each vocal part contains 140 notes

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Recordings

online recording

see
https://vimeo.com/75170321

Text

Let the singing singers
With vocal voices most vociferous
In sweet vociferation out vociferize
Even sound itself
So be it as we have ordered

Categories

choral - mixed voices unaccompanied.