for female chorus and piano
|for||Women's choir (SSA) a cappella|
|Author / Composer||Sarah Quartel|
|Publisher / Producer||Oxford University Press|
for SSA unaccompanied Songbird sets an evocative text describing songbirds that spin tunes of gold. The catchy, colourful melody is first presented by tutti voices, and is then woven through the vocal parts, often to scat accompaniment. The setting ends with an effective passage of close imitation.