Fourth movement from the suite entitled “We Will Sing You Home.” Premiered on May 27, 2017 in Richmond in celebration of the Richmond Youth Honour Choir’s 15th Anniversary and Canada’s 150th Anniversary accompanied by the Richmond Delta Youth Orchestra Senior Strings (Conductor Jonathan Der) conducted by Heidi Epp.
When the Trees Turned Golden
I remember when the trees turned golden
when the trees turned golden, golden, golden.
I remember when each leaf would bare its little soul
then lay itself upon the ground or soar upon the wind.