The American Creed composed by Donald Moore. For SATB choir, piano (with optional 2 trumpets, 2 trombones). Patriotic. Octavo. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.15-2664H).
The 1917 poem "The American's Creed" weaves together phrases from many historic speeches and documents, creating a profound statement that reaffirms the founding principles of our national heritage. This text underpins a stately exhilarating work that features brass quartet and a narrator during the middle portion of the piece and culminates with a dramatic climax that is destined to bring audiences to their feet. A stirring concert opener or closer that is perfect for school, church, and community choirs!