UNH professor dedicates composition to families of Newtown, Conn.
Ripley, a professor of music at UNH who specializes in voice and opera, recorded the original composition, “The Sleeping of a Child,” on his 1990 "Mustard Seed, Songs of Faith" recording. For many years, he thought about arranging it for choir, but never did -- until the tragedy in Newtown, Conn.
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