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Descant to ’St Albinus’ (Jesus lives! thy terrors now) (C major)

Composer
H. J. Gauntlett
Year of composition
2000
Lyricist
Gellert/Cox
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
1 minute
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Choir + keyboard
Instrumental parts
Not available
Related scores
Descant to ’Westminster Abbey’ (Blessed city, heavenly Salem/Christ is made the sure foundation) HAMR 620, AMNS 332, NEH 204-205, Descant to ’Breslau’ (Take up thy cross the Saviour said), Newton West Kirby (Stars of the morning, so gloriously bright) NEH 193, Descant to ’Caswall’ (Glory be to Jesus), Sancta Maria Magdalena (Mary, weep not, weep no longer) EASTER HYMN, Descant to ’The Old 120th’ (Hail to the Lord who comes/O thou not made with hands), Descant to ’St Gabriel’ (The radiant morn hath passed away), Descant to ’St Ethelwald’ (Soldiers of Christ, arise), Descant to ’St Clement’ (The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended) (G major), Descant to ’St Peter’ (As now the sun’s declining rays/How sweet the name of Jesus sounds), Woodbury (From Heaven’s bounty, Jesus blest), Canon on ’Sandys’ (Teach me, my God and King), Mackintosh (Light of the minds that know him), St Teilo (Lord of beauty, thine the splendour), Three Hymns to Our Lady (3): Mirfield (Hail, O Star that pointest), Acton Park (The Son of God proclaim), Descant to ’Noel’ (It came upon the midnight clear), Descant to ’Crimond’ (The Lord’s my shepherd, I’ll not want), Three Hymns to Our Lady (2): Glan Ely (Shall we not love thee, Mother dear?) NOW WITH DESCANT, Three Hymns to Our Lady (1): Cathays (O Glorious Maid, exalted far), Descant to ’Quem Pastores’ (Jesus, good above all other), Descant to ’Richmond’ (City of God, how broad and far / Fill thou my life, O Lord my God), Descant to ’Aberystwyth’ (Jesu, lover of my soul) and Descant to ’Praise, my soul’ (Praise, my soul, the King of heaven)

It is possible to perform this arrangement in two ways:

Either/

with the sopranos singing the descant, the rest of the choir and the congregation singing the melody, and the organ playing the accompaniment

Or/

with all the singers singing the melody and the organ playing the accompaniment as written.

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