It’s All I Have to Bring Today

Poem by Emily Dickinson (1830-1886).

Song 1 of Fresh Patterns.

Commissioned by Steven Jordheim for Alisa Jordheim and Patrice Michaels.


Some newer editions may already have these corrections. If you have an older copy, please contact me for a complimentary new edition.

  • If it’s easier, you can cresc. into the F sharp in 14.
  • In 4, the word “to” should be the word “you”