for SSA and piano or orchestra Spells is a song cycle setting four magical poems by Kathleen Raine. Each song is an exquisitely crafted miniature which captures the mood and mystery of the words. This is profound and worthwhile music to capture the imagination of upper-voice choirs of any age.
Bob Chilcott (b.1955)
Spell of creation
Spell to bring lost creatures home
Spell of sleep
Spell of safekeeping