Commissioned by The Linden Singers of Hawke’s Bay (Basil Brooker, Director) to celebrate the choir’s 50th anniversary and first performed by the combined forces of The Linden Singers and the Choir of Waiapu Cathedral, 2021, directed by the composer.

Coda is a lyrical piece for a cappella choir that reflects on ideas of love, learning, endings and new beginnings.

Lyrics by Octavio Paz, a Mexican surrealist C20th poet, used by permission of the publisher.

SATB (occasional SSAATB), a capella

  • Self-published: SL-211
  • Genre: Secular
  • Duration: c.4:00
  • Level: Medium Easy
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  • Ranges:
S: B3-A5
A: G3-B4
T: D3-G#4
B: E2-E4