This is a cantata intended for small choirs and great mixed choirs, wind instruments, harps and drums. This is one of the three sections of the trilogy of light. It was an order for the festival Choralies in Vaison-la-Romaine in 2001.
Bruno Gousset was born in 1958. He began to compose at 11. He studied musicology at Sorbonne University and also learned how to play the piano with Florencia Raitzin. Then, he accompanied choirs (Choeur de l’Orchestre in Paris, Cologne, Chapelle Royale, but also Choeurs de Radio-France, the Chorale Franco-Allemande de Paris, etc.) He was a clinician from 1987 to 2000 in Théâtre du Châtelet and assistant in conducting lessons at École Normale de Paris composing at the same time.