The Lily of the Valley composed by Lloyd Larson. For SATB choir, piano. Sacred Anthem, Eastertide, Holy Week, Lent. Octavo. Published by Lorenz Publishing Company (LO.10-3957L).
Opening with alternating passages of men's and women's voices, this beguiling setting of the traditional Irish melody SALLEY GARDENS features a delicate piano accompaniment that supports lovely choral harmonies as they build to a climactic expression of faith. This meaningful and moving selection is sure to become a favorite for choirs and congregations alike.