Five Songs of Devotion

David Leisner

Year

1989


Duration

16'


Movements

I. The Lord is My Shepherd; II. Song of the Sky Loom; III. The Breath of Nature; IV. Saint Clare; V. Silent Steps


Instrumentation

medium voice - guitar


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

The texts are drawn from 5 different religious traditions (Jewish, American Indian, Taoist, Christian and Hindu).


Commission

Hazel Ketchum, to sing and play at the same time


Publisher

Columbia Music Company


Source

New Music Jukebox website;