About “There Will Be Rest”
Frank Ticheli’s composition of “There Will Be Rest” both challenging and expertly crafted. Audiences will embrace the musical tranquility of American poet Sara Teasdale’s inspiring words and the composer’s meticulously balanced harmonies.
Within the original SATB, and also the revoiced SSAA and TTBB versions, “There Will Be Rest” looks to the skies for peace and promise within an exquisite melodious setting. This composition is given life with a delicate elegance that precisely captures the essence of the poem thanks to deft harmonic suspensions and lush choral soundscapes.
A commemorative composition that is among the Hinshaw library’s most well-known works of music, this choral work is appropriate for academic ensembles and accomplished singing groups. An appropriate musical selection for festivals, competitions and chamber concert performances.
Originally scored for unaccompanied mixed voices (HPC7095) Frank Tichelli has revoiced this setting of a Sara Teasdale text for TTBB voices. Memorial in nature, the original work is one of the most popular scores in the Hinshaw catalogue. Try this new revoicing with one of your academic ensembles.
About The Composer, Frank Tichili
Frank Ticheli has a natural talent for crafting compelling instrumental arrangements and inspirational dynamic music, making him one of the most alluring and captivating songwriters of modern times. His music is expertly composed, upbeat, inventive, and unconstrained.
In both Europe and the United States, Ticheli is well recognized for his orchestral compositions. He has also written music for orchestras, choirs and small ensembles. Ticheli has penned a number of pieces that are today regarded as concert band standards and traditional favorites.
Learn more about Frank Tichili, view his Best Selling Choral Music and browse his entire music catalog on his Hinshaw Composer Page. Be sure to check out another choral favorite from Frank Ticheli, “Earth Song,” as it has been such a popular and successful piece with high school and collegiate ensembles.
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