Monotone   (from Five Sandburg Poems)

SATB a cappella
Carl Sandburg's reflections on the beauty of rain, sun and "a face I know," with ostinato figures in a gentle, hypnotic, chromatic setting.

HMM 13M4008b Price:   see notes below
Timing:   2:30

Number of Pages:   6

Difficulty:   MD

Occasion/theme:   Rain, sun, love
Text Source:           Carl Sandburg
Tune Source:         Original music

Notes:   2nd piece in suite, "Remembering All:   Five Sandburg Poems."     Others are Joy, Harvest Moon, I Sang and Follies.   Click here for video of "Monotone" on YouTube.   Available from J.W. Pepper My Score via this link.
Recorded on the CD "Cadence, #NV6061 from Navona Records.

MIDI:  Monotone   (from Five Sandburg Poems) Midi File