Opus 1161

Give All to Love (2016)

for SATB Chorus and Organ

Text by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Huff Memorial Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Duration: 2.5 min.

Dedication: in memoriam Harry Lyn Huff (1952–2016)

Publisher: The Sacred Music Press (forthcoming 2017)

Performance materials available from the publisher.

Give All to Love

Give all to love;
Obey thy heart;
Friends, kindred, days,
Nothing refuse.

Leave all for love;
Yet, hear me, yet,
One word more thy heart behooved,
One pulse more of firm endeavor,—
Keep thee today,
Tomorrow, forever.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882), alt.