Cello, Choir (SATB choir and Cello)
Composed by Dale Peterson. Shawnee Sacred. Music Appreciation, Anthem, General Worship, Sacred, Commitment. Octavo. 12 pages. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35031599).
Item Number: HL.35031599
Composed especially for a devoted church musician, this piece is a heartfelt expression of gratitude to God for the gift of worship through the sacred arts. A lyric melody arches with grace announcing a sense of sacred purpose sweetened at first in duet with unison men and then thickened with engaging four-part textures. The piano accompaniment is supportive and articulates the ballad style with effective arpeggios and tasteful figurations, and the optional cello is a crowning touch. “I lift my voice to You, O God, for Your love is my song.&rdquo.