Hear the Joyful Sound (We Have Heard the Joyful Sound/Send the Light). Composed by Mark Hayes. For SATB choir, piano (with optional instrumental accompaniment). Sacred Anthem, General, Missions. Octavo. Published by Lorenz Publishing Company (LO.10-4256L).
This gospel-style medley of nineteenth-century hymn favorites features accessible vocals that are energetically propelled to a brilliant finish by the wonderful accompaniment, full of Mark's signature stylistic touches. Adapted from a solo setting in "Mark Hayes: The Art of the Gospel Song" (30/2641L), this choral arrangement is sure to be a joy to choirs and audiences alike.