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I have added some expression into the playback, but you should add even more. Chant exists beyond earthly time signatures and can connect heaven with the human soul. So feel it and play it accordingly.

Don't be afraid to stretch the time to help you with the third phrase in 'measure' 5, but you MUST shift quickly between the high C to G in order to maintain the legato melody. The first phrase in 'measure' 6 is a little tricky. Let your 4th finger guide you. The next phrase uses the left hand thumb to get the rich sound. If your hand is too small, omit the C on the 5th string and you can refinger it without the thumb. You can also refinger the thumb out of the last phrase by omitting the higher F note.

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