Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Herbert Howells

The Shadows (1923)


Plays: 2170


The Shadowsfor SSAATTBB a cappella
Duration: 03 mins 10 secs

RSVP Voices/Rob Johnston

© and (p) 2013 by Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Ltd



Text heard on Sample:

O herdsman, driving your small twilight flock
By darkening meadow, and hedge, and grassy rath,
The trees stand shuddering as you pass by,
And suddenly falling silence is your path.
Over my heart the shadows too are creeping,
But on my heart for ever they will lie.
O happy meadow and trees, and raths, and hedges,
The twilight and all its flock will pass you by.

Seumas O’Sullivan



Further Information on this Work:


Any reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of audio materials provided at this site, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

Featured Clips

Symphony for strings (1964)

Simon Laks

Plays: 5508

Towards the Horizon (2008-09)

Einojuhani Rautavaara

Plays: 5531

Night Flight Over Water

Béla Fleck

Plays: 4014

Jazz Missa Brevis: 2. Gloria in excelsis

Will Todd

Plays: 655

Motets: Exsultate Jubilate (2014)

Karl Jenkins

Plays: 5924


FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index