A Classic Communion
Choir Sacred (SATB choir) - Grade 3
Based upon "Largo" by George F. Handel. Arranged by Sally K. Albrecht and Jay Althouse. Choral (Sacred); Choral Octavo; Worship Resources. Communion; Masterwork Arrangement; Palm Sunday; Sacred; Spring. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.23639).
Item Number: AP.23639
Matthew 26:26-30, Mark 14:22-26, Luke 22:17-20, 1 Corinthians 10:16-17, 1 Corinthians, 11:23-25.
Stunning! Jay Althouse's inspired adaptation of Handel's beautiful "Largo" features new lyrics and a flexible format, perfect for communion services throughout the year. It offers two verses by Sally K. Albrecht, one each celebrating the bread and the cup. Sing one verse at a time during the serving of communion, or sing both verses as a regular anthem. Either way, this masterwork is a distinctive choice, especially effective for Palm/Passion Sunday and Maundy Thursday. Available in 2 voicings.