This beautiful, inspirational and moving poem has a message of comfort, hope, and renewal and is often recited /sung on Remembrance Day or for funerals and memorial services. It was set to music for both choral and solo voice and reminds us that the people you love are all around you.
Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep
Key: A minor
Range: A4 - D5
Age group: 12 and up
Teaching strategy: Singing legato, singing longer phrases, breath energy, modulation minor to major.