composed 1986 / © 2013

friendship and the beauty of nature



Song Details


Two-Part Partner Song

Musical Form

  • Part 1
  • Part 2
  • Parts 1 and 2 together

Song Details

Here is a gentle, breezy pair of songs with contrasting rhythms that complement one another. It expresses the message that friendship is as simple and beautiful as the natural world around us, if we only have the eyes to see it.

Performance options

place the two sections of the chorus on opposite sides of the performing space for a stereophonic effect

Suggested uses

  • friendship-themed concert
  • intermediate elementary chorus
  • elementary music classroom