Sleep Now

SATB or TTBB a cappella

Duration: 3 min

Text: James Joyce

Cypress Choral Music


 


Written for the Amabile Men’s Choir.  Please email me directly for either Mens or Mixed score until the published version is available.


Sleep now, O sleep now, O you unquiet heart! A voice crying ‘Sleep now’ Is heard in my heart. The voice of the winter Is heard at the door. O sleep, for the winter Is crying ‘Sleep no more!’ My kiss will give peace now And quiet to your heart – Sleep on in peace now, O you unquiet heart!


 

satb


Purchase / listen and hear

JW Pepper

Themes: death, love, longing, sleep, men’s, ttbb, peace

About Composer

Matthew Emery (b.1991) is a Canadian composer whose music has been performed in sixteen countries. He currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada where he maintains an active composition and teaching studio.

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