Reflections of Li Bo (Larry Minton)

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  • (Posted 2019-10-21)  CPDL #55687:       
Editor: Larry Minton (submitted 2019-10-21).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 85 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score.

General Information

Title: Reflections of Li Bo
Composer: Larry Minton
Lyricist: Li Bo

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularArt song

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published:
Description: Based on a poem by Li Bo, Quiet Night Thought.

External websites:

Original text and translations

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Moonlight before my bed
clear moonlight
frost on the ground
I lift my eyes and gaze on the moon
I lift my eyes to the moon
I rest my head on my pillow
And remember my home town
and the days,
and the warm endless days of my childhood.