The Cherry Trees (Jennifer Bastable)
- Editor: Jennifer Bastable (submitted 2023-11-14). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 283 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes:
Description: A setting for SATB of a short poem by Edward Thomas (1878 – 1917).
Original text and translations
The cherry trees bend over and are shedding
On the old road where all that passed are dead,
Their petals, strewing the grass as for a wedding
This early May morn when there is none to wed.