irish airman (ttbb) (pdf if ordered for entire choir)


  • Catalog ID: M-11
  • First Line: i know that i shall meet my fate...
  • Composer: Byron Adams
  • Voicing: ttbb
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: English
  • Country: Ireland
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


The protagonist who speaks throughout this piece is not merely an abstract persona invented by Yeats in order to articulate his poetic message, but was intended to represent the voice of Major Robert Gregory, whose own voice was stilled forever when he was killed in the First World War. 

Note: PDFS are sent ONLY when you order and pay for copies for your entire choir.  We do not send pdfs if a single copy is ordered.   If you need a single reference copy, it will be sent to you via US Mail for $2 plus shipping. Copies for your entire choir need to be prepaid with a credit card.  Once we receive payment, we will send you the pdf with permission to make the number of purchased copies.