• Virgil Thomson
  • Praises and Prayers (1935)

  • G Schirmer Inc (World)
  • pf
  • voice
  • 20 min

Programme Note

Contents:
1. From The Canticle of the Sun
    Text: (English) St. Francis of Assisi, translated by Matthew Arnold
2. My Master Hath a Garden
    Text: (English) Anonymous
3. Sung by the Shepherds
    Text: (English) from "A Hymn to the Nativity," by Richard Crashaw
4. Before Sleeping
    Text: (English) Anonymous
5. Jerusalem, My Happy Home
    Text: (English) from the "Meditations" of St. Augustine, chapter xxv