When I Heard the Learned Astronomer

Composer
Jim Dalton
Composer Nationality
American
Text
Walt Whitman
Year Composed
2003
Pages
4
Minutes
2:30
Difficulty
3 (Advanced high school collegiate or community chorus)
Language
English
Voicing
4 part mixed chorus
Divisi
Yes
Sacred or Secular
Secular
Mood
Relaxed, dreamy, introspective; Restrained, holding back
Description

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p8Q3RltnLtg

Audio Credit
Triad: Boston's Choral Collective
Group
Triad
Performances
Triad: 2016 May (Chorale and Variations), cond. De Tar (World Premiere); Triad: 2019 November 23 & 24 (songs of smaller creatures)