(Each week we look at one or two of the best choral works posted in the Composition Showcase
here on ChoralNet. This is where we store a treasure trove of works that your choirs will love to sing and your audiences will love to hear.)
Level: High School Intermediate
Uses: Winter Concert
Program Themes: Snow, Ice, Beauty, Winter, Senses
This is no Disney song. Frozen In
is high art! I was hooked in the first measure of the recording and willingly allowed myself to be reeled in by unmitigated loveliness. What a treat to add violin to the stellar piano writing! The harmonics project a chilling crystalline resonance to an already frigid ambiance.
Dale Trumbore’s Frozen In glistens like the sun on a snowy