Title Yet the sea is never full
Description choir, sax. quartet
Year 2010
Instrumentation Choir SSATBB, Saxophone quartet
Duration 20 min
Commissioned by Commisioned by Bergen Domkantori and the Raschér Saxophone Quartet with support from Arts Council Norway (Norsk Kulturfond)
Premiere March 11, 2011, Storetveit Church (Bergen) Bergen Cathedral Choir and Raschér Saxophone Quartet
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Score, vocal score and sax parts from www.mic.no

Details

Words from Ecclesiastes (The Bible):

What does man gain from all his labor
at which he toils under the sun?

Generations come and generations go,
but the earth remains forever.

All the rivers flow into the sea
yet the sea is never full.

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