Behold, a New Creation (Choral Score) composed by James Biery. For cantor, congregation, opt SAB choir, organ, optional flute, oboe, brass quartet, timpani. Lent, Easter Vigil, Epiphany, Rite of Initiation, Confirmation, Commitment/Discipleship, Baptism. Moderately Easy. Choral score. Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5. 12 pages. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.80-580).
With Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5. Lent, Easter Vigil, Epiphany, Rite of Initiation, Confirmation, Commitment/Discipleship, Baptism.
A festive processional piece with a wide variety of performance options. The choral parts provide additional splendor but do not require much rehearsal. Instrumental parts for brass and/or woodwinds are available. The text from 2 Corinthians and Ephesians emphasizes new birth in Christ Jesus. Especially useful for any of the initiation rites: Roman Catholic RCIA rites, baptism, confirmation, Easter Vigil, etc. Reproducible congregational part included. Organist may play from either Choral Score of Full Score. Part of the St. Louis Cathedral Series.