Aurum, aurum! (Shakespeare)

Sincere thanks to Matthew Curtis ( for this recording. For song description and sheet music, see below.

Description: An a cappella group of medieval alchemists search for the meaning of Gold.  “Aurum, aurum!” is a choral exploration of our complex human relationship to this precious metal. From Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice: “All that glisters is not gold!” Dedicated to Asira Shukuru.

Sheet music (SATB div.):