Movement 2 of “A Child’s Voice” featuring text from American child poet Hilda Conkling.
The world turns softly
not to spill its lakes and rivers.
The water is held in its arms
and the sky is held in the water.
What is water,
that pours silver,
and can hold the sky?
Premiered by The Chamber Singers, The University of Southern Mississippi
Chosen for the 2016 Alabama All-State Choir