Song of Sorrow (Based on Symphony No.7, Second Movement by Ludwig van Beethoven). Composed by Patrick M. Liebergen. For Choral (2-Part any combination). Harold Flammer. 12 pages. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35028077).
Uses: Holy Week, Good Friday
Scripture: Matthew 27:59; John 19:38-42; Mark 15:46; Luke 27:55-56
Though only scored for 2-part choir, this Holy Week lament has a power and conviction essential for the shadows of Holy Week. Utilizing the immortal theme of Beethoven's seventh symphony, the dramatic dirge-like pattern beats a steady reminder of the price of grace.