Scored for: SATB & piano
Duration: 4 minutes 40 seconds.
More info: The Rose is the central movement and spiritual heart of a longer work entitled A Pageant for Christémas, written in 1998 for choir and piano. Setting beautiful words by W R Rodgers, this piece finds the composer in his most expressive vein. A recording is available on the Mass in Blue album on the Signum Classics label.
Available to purchase from good music shops. The Rose is published by Boosey & Hawkes.