Warm, inviting harmonies and a beautiful new melody surround this traditional Advent text with wonder and tranquility. Each of the three stanzas, voiced in different ways, allows the familiar words of Charles Wesley to blossom with new life. An elegant piano accompaniment further enhances the sense of both quiet contemplation and exhilarating anticipation found in the text's prayerful message. Sound file: ms. 50-end
Voicing: SAB with Piano
Composer: Taylor Davis
Text Author: Charles Wesley
This joyous, lively anthem announces the birth of Christ through images of ringing bells and angels filling the heavens with song. Each of the three stanzas, from the pen of notable Fanny Crosby, fini...