Words © 1964 Estate of Langston Hughes, admin. Harold Ober Associates Inc. Music © 1964 Estate of Margaret Bonds, admin. GIA. Published in 2021 by GIA Publications, Inc.
Item #: G-10354 Status: Available
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Vocal Forces: SATB
Difficulty Level: E/M
This piece, with words by Langston Hughes, is from Margaret Bonds’ cantata Simon Bore the Cross. The cantata pulls into sharp focus individuals of African descent who were integral components of the gospel story: King Balthazar and Simon of Cyrene. A moving piece for Good Friday.
Categories: African American, Choral/Vocal
Liturgical: Good Friday
Number of Pages: 16