text: e.e. cummings
instrumentation: SATB chorus and harp
premiere: The Dale Warland Singers, Dale Warland, conductor, Kathy Kienzle, harp; Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN on 12/20/1990
commissioned: Dale Warland
This tender setting of the e.e. cummings poem is one of Heitzeg’s most performed Christmas pieces.
Available on the following recordings: