Fire in the Flame

Fire in the Flame, for SATB chorus with 3 percussionists, duration 4 mins.

A fast, dramatic choral work about finding inspiration, life and spirit inside yourself.

Like the fire in the flame,
the stars are within you.
Find them if you can.

Adapted from the Indian mystic poet and saint, Kabir, written somewhere between 1398 and 1518.

This piece features spatial and antiphonal effects, and is a performance excerpt from the cantata We Look to the Stars.