for SATB with divisions unaccompanied This canticle sets a text by the distinguished American hymn-writer Thomas Troeger. It is an accessible work whose opening bars suggest the gentle undulation of a stream. The exquisite tune receives varied treatment in each verse.
Eleanor Daley was born in 1955 in Ontario, Canada. A prolific composer with a remarkable gift for melody, she has well over eighty published choral compositions and is commissioned extensively throughout North America. Her titles have been widely performed, recorded and broadcast throughout North America, the UK, Europe, South Africa, and the Far East. As a freelance accompanist and choral director she works with the Toronto Children's Chorus, the Elmer Iseler Singers, the Amadeus Choirs, and the Bach Children's Chorus.