Love Rests On No Foundation
A new setting of the beautiful poetry of the mystic poet Rumi. Written for a cappella, divisi SATB ensemble, it features beautiful melody lines, lush harmonies, and contemporary choral textures. Accessible to high school groups and older.
Concert Recording Available Below
- Voicing: SATB divisi, soprano soloist
- Instrumentation: a cappella
- Text Author: Mevlana Jalal-e-Din Mevlani Rumi
- Duration: 3:40 minutes
- Publisher: Mysterium Music
Winner of several Compositional Awards.
Love rests on no foundation, it is an endless ocean.
With no beginning, and no end.
Imagine, a suspended ocean, riding on a cushion of ancient secrets.
All souls have drowned in it, and now dwell there.
One drop of that ocean is hope, and the rest is fear.