At the Water's Edge

I. Top of the Hill
II. Boat Song
III. In Restless Waves
IV. The Eagle Trees

SATB a cappella (harp/piano in 2nd movement)
Duration: 14 Minutes
Text: Sarah Orne Jewett
Year: 2005

Commissioned by: Community Chorus at South Berwick
Premiered by: Community Chorus at South Berwick, South Berwick, ME, Harry Moon, director, April 7, 2006
Publisher: Siegfried Publishing #KS.018

Commissioned in 2005 by the Community Chorus of South Berwick, Maine, where Jewett lived, these are gentle, largely consonant, nature settings, though the third, in five parts, ventures some discreet dissonance. They are a solid, mainstream, contribution to the modern American choral repertoire.
— Alan Swanson, Fanfare Magazine, 2008

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