|Author||L.E. Modesitt, Jr.|
|Cover Artist||Darrell K. Sweet|
|Publication Date||October 1999|
| Preceded by|
The Spellsong War
| Followed by|
The Shadow Sorceress
Darksong Rising is the third book of The Spellsong Cycle.
Darksong Rising is the third Spellsong book, and concludes a trilogy featuring Anna Marshall, the music teacher and soprano from the midwest transported into a fantasy world where magic works according to musical principles—making her a powerful magician. Now Regent of Defalk, Anna must battle men who would destroy her and claim Defalk for their own.