Capital Choir

Sure on this Shining Night

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One of the pieces that Capital Choir is learning at the moment is “Sure on This Shining Night”, a poem by James Agee in a choral setting by Morten Lauridsen. It is, in my non-expert opinion, one of those quiet but intense pieces that are not too difficult to sing but very difficult to sing really well. However, a choir called Vox Humana—with David Childs conducting—manages to sing it very well in this YouTube clip:

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