The songs in this choral collection from 1991, when Nørgård was honoured as Choral Composer of the Year (by the Danish Amateur Choral Association) are composed so that can be performed for equal voices (SSA) or for mixed choir (SSATB) - and combined ad lib. (fx one verse SSA, another SSATB).
Choral songs no. 2, 3, 4 are also available separately in English versions (The Year, Steep is the path, Freezing Nights).
1.DU SKAL PLANTE ET TRÆ (Piet Hein)
2.ÅRET (Ole Sarvig)
3.VÆLDIG ER JORDENS VEJ (Ole Sarvig)
4.KOLDE NÆTTER (Nis Petersen)
5.STJENESPEJL (Ib Michael)
6 a.FLOS UT ROSA FLORUIT (anon. latin, medieval)
6 b.BLOMSTBRØD UD I ROSENFLOR (free translation by Ole Sarvig)