Instrumentation: satb chorus with divisi
‘Harbour Song’ is the third movement of ‘To the Northeast’, commissioned by Mornington Singers and first performed by them in 2017. The text is my translation of a ninth century Gaelic lyric. This recording is taken from the CD, ‘To the Northeast, the Choral Music of John Buckley. Mornington Singers are conducted by Orla Flanagan.