A Seal Upon Thy Heart
I’d been thinking for a number of years about how to embody attributes of people we love in a meaningful way when we don’t see them for a long time or after their death. The words are from Song of Songs in the Old Testament of the Bible. I find them hugely comforting when thinking about people I love.
Soft, defiant, powerful
A round in 2 part harmony that breaks into 3 parts. Part 1 sits within an octave while part 2 drops down an extra fourth.
Old Testiment, Song of Songs Chapter 8, verse 6.
Set me as a seal upon thy heart
As a seal, a seal upon thy arm
For love is strong, as strong as death
pdf of background notes and teaching ideas, pdf of score, mp3 recording of whole song, mp3 separate parts