take up the song (sssaaa)


  • Catalog ID: S-116
  • First Line: upon this marble bust that is not i
  • Composer: Ron Jeffers
  • Voicing: sssaaa
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: English
  • Country: United States
  • Other: 2000
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


A poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay, written in memory of Inez Milholland, martyr of the women’s suffrage movement, is the basis for this piece for SSSAAA chorus which exhorts us all to “Take up the song, forget the epitaph.”