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LEAD ME GENTLY HOME, FATHER (string quartet)

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By Will Lamartine Thompson

String Quartet String Quartet - Level 4 - Digital Download
Composed by Will Lamartine Thompson. Arranged by Anthony Giamanco. 20th Century, Concert, Contemporary, Sacred, Standards. Score and parts. 27 pages. Whole Tone Press #5775887. Published by Whole Tone Press (A0.773853).

Item Number: A0.773853

A beautiful hymn composed in 1879 by Will Thompson is arranged for string quartet in a romantic style, very expressively, and well-suited to church services, funerals and concerts. Advanced intermediate. 

Anthony Giamanco is a member of ASCAP. His many piano, organ, choir, and chamber works are in the catalogs of numerous publishers including GIA, Shawnee Press, Alfred, Augsburg Fortress, Lorenz, and others. His pieces also can be purchased through, Sheet Music Marketplace, and JW Pepper. 

Anthony's music can be heard on his website,, on SoundCloud (, and on his YouTube channel ( Contact

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  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Mike Strand
    Williamsburg, VA
    Difficulty Level:
  • June 06, 2020 Reverent and Romantic

    I enjoyed the peace and warm feeling of this string quartet arrangement, and it reminded me how the combination of two violins, a viola and a cello is so effective in music. I think the arranger has thereby given an old hymn new life.

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