Hymn-Anthems for Mixed Voice Choirs. Edited by Barry Rose. Music Sales America. Sacred. 96 pages. Novello #NOV040044. Published by Novello (HL.14021853).
Item Number: HL.14021853
ISBN 0711993947. Sacred. 6.75x9.75 inches.
More Than Hymns is a two-volume collection of anthems for mixed voice choirs featuring extended arrangements of existing hymn tunes, together with original anthem-style settings of the texts of several well known hymns. Of the seventeen works in this second volume, seven are published here for the first time, including new pieces by composers of today: John Barnard, Indra Hughes, Stephen Jackson, Bryan Kelly, Barry Rose and Gavin Williams. The texts cover many seasons of the church's year – Advent, Lent, Passiontide, Easter, Communion, Evensong and more.