Marvellous Error!

The text of Marvellous Error is an Antonio Machado poem translated by Robert Bly. The piece plays with the idea of wakefulness and dreaming, what is true and what is fantasy, and the suggestion that perhaps what is in our dreams may be our reality as well.

SATB version arranged for Nathaniel Barnett and premiered at the Uncommon Music Festival in 2019.

Type: 
Choral
Voicing or Instrumentation: 
SATB a cappella
Audio Credits: 
Uncommon Music Festival Ensemble
Text Author/Source: 
Antonio Machado, tr. Robert Bly
Year Composed: 
2019
Duration: 
03:30
SKU: HP04-18a