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Descant to "Thine be the Glory"

Year of composition
Edmund Budry
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
1 minute
Instrumental parts
Not available

A descant for the popular Eastertide hymn "Thine be the Glory". It is written in E-flat to be used with the New English Hymnal, but feel free to transpose it to the correct key for your choir or hymnal. For example, the Ancient and Modern series of hymnals has this hymn in D major, and therefore the descant will need to be transposed down a semi-tone. The BBC Songs of Praise has this hymn in E major, so it will need to be transposed up a semi-tone (this will please your sopranos no end!!).

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