music from riverside

       Four Lucretius Songs from The Nature of Things 
  
[1060]      for SATB voices and Piano

COMPOSER Leslie Kleen
AUTHOR Titus Lucretius Carus
TRANSLATOR A E Stallings
music
    VIEW SCORE PAGES
Package of 10 choral scores.
Four songs from The Nature of Things by  Lucretius (1st century BC) translated
from Latin and reset by the poet A E Stallings
30 Pages 
 
Difficulty: moderately easy
Each piece is also available separately. 
Texts come from the Stallings translation of The Nature of Things published by Penguin 2006
Each song is also available separately:
The four songs (and the main theme of each):
1. You might, as you commence philosphy  (religion causes people to do wrong)
2. It is vital in what order   (the world is made up of atoms in different combinations)
3. Sun and Moon and Sea and all the rest  (gods play no part in the world)
4. Time changes the nature of the whole world  (things do not stay the same)


     order from Amazon