Mary Ann Joyce
Thou Art Indeed Just, Lord
Duration (in minutes): 4'39;
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Description: G.M. Hopkins’ poem in which he ask God about the meaning of evil with a quartet of voices singing Latin “answers” layered upon the setting. Reminiscent of Ives’ The Unanswered Question, but for voices. Premiered in 1993 as part of “Epithalamion”; sung by the Newark Boys Choir.