Rorate caeli

from Vidimus Stellam

Voicing: SATB Chorus (divisi) and Organ
Duration: 2.5 Minutes
Text: Latin
Year: 2012

Commissioned by: ChoralArt
Premiered by: ChoralArt, Portland, ME, Robert Russell, director, December 1, 2012

Commission Partners: Georgetown University Concert Choir, Frederick Binkholder, director; Manchester Choral Society, Dan Perkins, director; National Lutheran Choir, David Cherwien, director

Publisher: E. C. Schirmer Music Company #8815

J.W. Pepper
ECS Publishing

Rorate caeli desuper, et nubes pluant justum.
Aperiatur terra, et germinet Salvatorem.

Drop down heavens from above, and let the clouds pour down righteousness.
Let the earth be opened, and send forth a Savior.