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Musical settings of Thomas Traherne

Donald St. Pierre

Morning has broken

A cantata which juxtaposes lines from Traherne’s Centuries of Meditations with three verses of the familiar hymn.

The piece was commissioned by the Network for New Music and was first performed on 26th February, 2012 at the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia.