The Unarmed Child2018-10-18T10:16:54+00:00

The Unarmed Child

open for commissioning choirs (declare intent of interest): Currently accepting “Declarations of Interest”

commissioning choir opportunities: One per state (State Premieres)

For performance: 2019-2020 Choral Season (earlier performances of single/multiple movements can be worked out) 

title: “The Unarmed Child”

composer: Michael Bussewitz-Quarm

lyricist: Shantel Sellers

for: SATB divisi, soloists, orchestra

level: Level 5 of 6. Attainable for the High School, Collegiate, Adult Community Choir Ensemble.

performance options: Premieres in Each State from Commissioning Choirs

composer collaboration: Visiting composer availability, please schedule early. Skype rehearsals available. 

The Unarmed Child will be written to bring attention to one of the most significant and challenging issues in our country today, gun violence. This crisis has devastated many families and many communities.

We need to heal.

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