This Thread I Weave


Voice: Mezzo-soprano [G3-G5] and piano; Time: ca. 2:50; Tempo: Spacious, q = 58; Language: English; Dedication: For Susan Gaylord  [Recording by Susan Gaylord & Philip Orr]

The text builds through a long series of activities, small to large, contemplative to active, particular to universal, individual to societal and international, for the goal of “one great peace.” The encouragement to intentionally harness one’s efforts, thoughts, and manner of living toward the well-being of the entire human family is needed in every time, even our own.