Randall Thompson - E.C. Schirmer Music Co.
, "The God who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time." This proud lyric, from the pen of Thomas Jefferson, serves as the inspiration for Randall Thompson's enthralling choral work. It is the perfect union of text and 20th century musical craftsmanship. Available in SATB and TTBB voicings, it also may be performed with band accompaniment, available on rental from the publisher.