My piece "QUEM CHAMA?" [2021] for choir, was awarded  with the 1st Prize at the Manuel Emílio Porto Choir Composition Competition, in the Mixed voices category.

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Listen to the excerpt

QUEM CHAMA?  ("WHO CALLS?") | 2021 for SATB choir

Music and text | Gerson de Sousa Batista

 

Live performance by Grupo Coral das Lajes do Pico, conducted by Catarina Paixão

 

In this excerpt, they are singing:"Quem no mar largo chama pela misericórdia do tempo?", which roughly translates to: "Who in the wide sea calls for the mercy of time?".

 

The score is edited and published by mic.pt - Centro de Investigação & Informação da Música Portuguesa,