Boosey & Hawkes
Sim Shalom (Prayer for Peace)
Commissioned by the Young Voices of Colorado in Littleton, Colorado, one month prior to the Columbine tragedy, this work was premiered one year later at the first anniversary of the event. Beginning as a solemn and simple statement, this powerful piece soon blossoms into a hopeful and exuberant blessing for peace. Duration ca. 3:35.