God, Have Mercy by Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643). Arranged by Hal H. Hopson. For 2-part mixed voices, keyboard. Hal Hopson Choral Series. Lent, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week/Three Days, Confession/Forgiveness. Easy. Octavo. Scripture: Psalms 51. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.50-6206).
With Scripture: Psalms 51. Lent, Ash Wednesday, Holy Week/Three Days, Confession/Forgiveness.
This anthem is a unique combination of many aspects: original music by Monteverdi, selected verses from Psalm 51, a convincing two-part texture, interwoven to create an outstandingly beautiful piece of choral music. It is especially appropriate for Lent. Part of the Hal Hopson Choral Series.