Commissioned by the Dale Warland Singers New Choral Music Program. This piece has seen a fair amount of action in the form of performances and prizes. It's a creepy poem (by Tomas L. McColt) and sets a creepy vibe--lots to like here.
1st Prize--Choral Music: Composer Guild 27th Annual Composition Contest
Finalist: G. Schirmer Young Americans Choral Competition, 1997
Finalist: South Bay Master Chorale Choral Competition, 1998
Finalist: Roger Wagner Contemporary Choral Composition Competition, 2000
Finalist: Greater Boston Choral Consortium Composition Contest, 2000