Pater Meus
  • Pater Meus
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Of all my music this one is the most challenging in my opinion. It is both technically and emotionally challenging for me. This piece was written for my father now deceased. I borrowed a Gregorian Chant for the Our Father prayer I had come across in a scared work by Praetorius. I used three small sections of the chant but changed the text to tell my father's final story. Taking ones life is a mortal sin in Christianity and this is my prayer to god asking him to spare casting my father to the underworld. The work is in sonata form and the two themes are the "prayer" and the "decent".

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