SSA choir and harp
TextPercy Bysshe Shelley : To The Moon
John Keats : Bright Star
SongsI. To The Moon
II. Bright Star
The texts for Two Poems, by Percy Bysshe Shelley and John Keats respectively, both use celestial imagery to convey two very different views on love. For me, the juxtaposition of the two poems adds to their expressiveness and brings out undercurrents that might otherwise go unnoticed.