Beauty Be Not Caused

“Beauty—be not caused—It Is—
Chase it, and it ceases—
Chase it not, and it abides—

Runner Up, 2018 Noah Matthew Siegel Prize for Young Composers

Instrumentation: high voice and piano
Duration: 3 minutes
Text: Emily Dickinson
Themes: beauty
Premiere: 13 April 2014 by Sarah Pelletier, soprano, and Lois Shapiro, piano
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