Ola Gjeilo: Northern Lights

Books | SATB

Publisher: Walton Music
Composer: Ola Gjeilo
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work

Set to the Latin “Pulchra es amica mea” text from Song of Solomon, this easy-to-prepare composition is a great selection for high school, church and community choirs.

Listen to the Choir only version of Northern Lights:

With music inspired by the aurora borealis atmospheric lights, this song will render a most impressive performance. Duration: ca. 4:35.
Published on: 07 July 2011
No of pages: 12
Catalogue No: HL08501748

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        Scores 9.4 out of 10 based on 17 reviews
        9 out of 10


        Weybourne GB
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 21 November 2017
        Published on: 05 December 2017
        10 out of 10


        GB Gaudete Choir, Edinburgh
        It is a sublime piece of music and not too difficult to learn.
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 18 January 2016
        Published on: 06 February 2016

        Musicroom Reviews

        A very atmospheric piece which achieves richness of texture and mood through fairly simple, open 4 part writing with little divisi. Altos have a main role with chant-like text accompanied by some beautiful repetitive harmonies from the other parts. My choir loves singing this.
        Anonymous - (St. Albans, United Kingdom)
        his is a very atmospheric piece - but not over taxing. Have also sung his Ubi Caritas. Worth getting if you haven't already done so.
        Anonymous - (Buntingford, United Kingdom)
        Having sung two of Mr Gjeilo's other pieces ("Ubi Caritas" and "Serenity"), which were universally loved by singers and audiences alike, I thought I'd give this piece a try. It didn't disappoint. It is a very effective acappella piece, which is not especially difficult to sing. Note, however, that while this is listed as "SATB", there is a very short passage that has divisi alto and tenor parts.
        Anonymous - (United Kingdom)

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