Composed by Beck. Arranged by Andy Clark. Concert Band. Command Series. Audio recording available separately (item CL.WFR184). Sacred. Score and set of parts. Composed 1992. Duration 2 minutes, 51 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.012-2425-00).
Item Number: CL.012-2425-00
A very warm and sensitive band arrangement of the beloved John Ness Beck choral work. "Assurance" is based on the gospel hymn "Blessed Assurance" which in turn is accompanied by portions of J.S. Bach's "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring". A truly inspiring selection!
About C.L. Barnhouse Command Series
The Barnhouse Command Series includes works at grade levels 2, 2.5, and 3. This series is designed for middle school and junior high school bands, as well as high school bands of smaller instrumentation or limited experience. Command Series publications have a slightly larger instrumentation than the Rising Band Series, and are typically of larger scope, duration, and musical content.