Our Birth Is but a Sleep

Voicing: SATB

Composer: Michael John Trotta

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A stunning a cappella setting employs straightforward rhythms and close harmonies to deliver the powerful imagery of Wordsworth’s timeless text “Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting,The Soul that rises with us, our life’s Star, Hath had elsewhere its setting, And cometh from afar.” An excerpted movement from Intimations of Immortality Duration ca. 3:30