A Winged Heart (2013)

wind ensemble/symphonic band
duration 4:00

"But if you love and must needs have desires, let these be your desires:

To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night...

To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving..."

-Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

A Winged Heart was originally a recessional for organ.



premiere: CSU Symphonic Band, Colorado State University (Fort Collins, CO), April 24 2014, UND Wind Ensemble (Grand Forks, ND), April 24 2014