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Children of the Heavenly Father

By Eric Nelson

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SATB choir and piano - Moderately Easy
Composed by Eric Nelson. Atlanta Master Chorale Series. 21st Century, Hope/Assurance. Octavo. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.50-6085).

Item Number: MN.50-6085

Language: English.

Another of Eric Nelson's sensitive hymn settings. The composer's treatment of this much-loved piece shows the respect and love that these tunes hold for many. The choral writing brings out the most in the choir and each part is equally interesting.


Part of the Atlanta Master Chorale Series.

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  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Greg Kapphahn
    Location:
    Alexandria, MN
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • 2017-07-11 19:08:53.0 Exellent Treament of an Old Favorite

    What makes this piece so effective is the piano accompaniment. It's a beautiful counterpoint to an old familiar hymn: spare and enriching at the same time. Beware, however, that the piano doesn't cue or support the vocal parts much at all. The soprano/alto countermelody in the middle...

    can be a bit challenging for that reason. I love the quote in the tenor/bass part from "My Shepherd Will Supply My Need" before the final statement of the melody, and also the quiet, contemplative ending which uses only the women.

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