Sea Charm (Frederick Piket, Langston Hughes)

This stunning a capella SATB setting of Langston Hughes’ Sea Charm captures the rhythm and life of the sea.

This audio was transferred from an LP recorded in 1951 of the North Dakota University Choir conducted by Robert Shaw. Composed in 1947 by Frederick Piket.

1. Water-Front Streets

2. Long Trip

3. Sea Calm

4. Sailor

5. Seascape

7. Beggar Boy

8. Parisian Beggar Woman

9. Irish Wake

10. Death of an Old Seaman

11. Sea Charm