Were You There? arranged by Joel Raney. For SATB choir. Spiritual, Lent, Sacred. Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5503).
This well-known Lenten spiritual takes on a whole new feel and impact thanks to the soulful, slow gospel-groove crafted by master arranger, Joel Raney. The rise and fall of the dynamics highlight the mournful text, full of poignant questions, especially relevant for Good Friday services. The rhythm packet includes parts for: Keyboard, Hammond B3, and Electric Bass.