Mars: 4. A small golden plaque, Op. 15, No. 4 (Peter Bird)
- Editor: Peter Bird (submitted 2009-06-13). Score information: Letter, 12 pages, 123 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Instrumental parts follow score in PDF.
Title: Mars: 4. A small golden plaque, Op. 15, No. 4
Composer: Peter Bird
First published: 2009
Description: length 4:15. If available, string players might double the choral parts.
Original text and translations
Old ones, forgive our footprints.
Forgive our cairns of trash.
Our noise and vapors swirl away
and leave these words at last:
We did not come for glory
or for material needs;
We came to learn your story
and carry home the seeds.