Nunc dimittis (Bourgeois) (O gladsome Light, O grace) - Descant

Melody by Louis Bourgeois (1510?-1561?) Harmony by Claude Goudimel (1514-1572) Descant by John Ross
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This hymn may be found in the following collections: (1) Ancient & Modern. Hymns and Songs for Refreshing Worship no.20 (2) Church Hymnal no.707 (3) Common Praise no.17 (4) The Hymnal 1982 no.36 (under the title "Le Cantique de Simeon") (5) The New English Hymnal no.247 If the present descant doesn't fit your hymnal exactly, contact me at and I will email you a PDF of the descant, amended as necessary.

Score ID
Melody by Louis Bourgeois (1510?-1561?) Harmony by Claude Goudimel (1514-1572) Descant by John Ross
Year of arrangement
Robert Bridges
Easy (Grades 1-3)
1 minute
Choir + keyboard
Instrumental parts

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