boundless joy

Poet/Lyricist: 

Catherine Dalton

boundless joy attempts to put forth into music the unnamable - that ecstatic joy that can be found in a single moment, maybe if only once in a lifetime.

Premiere: 

Unitarian Universalist Association's General Assembly Minister's Choir, Beth Syverson, director

Level: 

Moderate
Item Voicing Media Price
HSP-108-01A SATB choir and narrator $2.00
HSPD-108-01A
digital download
SATB choir and narrator $1.20

Text:

boundless joy

this darkness surrounds
and swallows me whole

free of mind,
free of body,
free even of breath

all is joy

boundless joy,
is all
joy,

boundless joy

Critical Acclaim: 

"Catherine Dalton's Boundless Joy is transcendent!" #UUsunday #MidAmericaUUA #uunewera2015 - poet@uupoet
Performances

Minister’s Choir, Beth Syverson, conductor, General Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association (Minneapolis, MN) - World Premiere

MidAmerica Regional Assembly Choir, Vickie Hellyer, conductor (Naperville IL)

 

 

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