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Brooks-Davies: Communion anthem: Our Saviour, through this bread and wine (Breton melody) SATB choir + keyboard

Year of composition
2007
Lyricist
Douglas Brooks-Davies
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
4 minutes
Genre
Folk music
Instrumentation
Choir + keyboard
Instrumental parts
Not available
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The last in my series of five communion anthems using Celtic folk melodies. The Breton melody lends itself to a haunting and at times thrilling treatment of simple words to accompany the act of communion. This setting particularly, with its more contrapuntal keyboard accompaniment,would benefit from additional instruments. See also:In the quiet of this moment; Wafer and darkest wine; With this bread and with this wine;Jesu, we come with re’rence and love.

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