Sicut Cervus composed by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, words based on Psalm 42:1. Arranged by Russell L. Robinson. Choir Sacred. Women's Choir. Choral (Sacred); Choral Octavo; Worship Resources. Choral Designs. Masterwork Arrangement; Renaissance; Sacred. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.35525).
This widely performed Renaissance motet is now available in an SSA edition. Transposed up a fourth from the original key of F major, the beauty of Palestrinaâ€™s polyphonic writing is maintained while making it more accessible for treble choirs. Also available for SAB (00-31089).
List/syllabus: TCDA Reading Session List 2011.
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The Alfred Choral Designs Series provides student and adult choirs with a variety of secular choral music that is useful, practical, educationally appropriate, and a pleasure to sing. To that end, the Choral Designs series features original works, folk song settings, spiritual arrangements, choral masterworks, and holiday selections suitable for use in concerts, festivals, and contests.