Awaken Us, O Lord
SAB choir and piano (with optional orchestration)
Composed by Mark Hayes. Sacred Anthem, Advent. Octavo. Exaltation Publications #10/3567L. Published by Exaltation Publications (LO.10-3567L).
Item Number: LO.10-3567L
This substantive Advent anthem is a prayer that the promised Messiah will soon come. The inspired text and melody blend seamlessly between major and minor tonalities, from plaintive pleas to joyous anticipation. (From the cantata Let Heaven and Nature Sing Gloria! SATB - 65/1976L; SAB - 65/1977L).