Dance of the Morning Stars
This piece was inspired by Job 38:6-7, which concludes with "...while the morning stars sang together and all the angels shouted for joy." The intent of the composition is that of a joyful celebration, expressing the spirit of this scripture passage. The A-B-A-C-A form of the piece and the observation of the optional repeats will facilitate the learning process. Mallets are used in the C section, and some shaking is employed at the end. The meter is 6/8. Measures total 83.