Bold and exciting, this dynamic Easter anthem brings to life the marvelous 16th century hymn text 'Christ the Lord Is Risen Again', written by Michael Weisse, later translated by Catherine Winkworth. The anthem's new, original music offers an appealing setting for youth choirs who will enjoy the syncopated rhythms, contemporary harmonies, and the spirited, upbeat tempo.
Voicing: SATB and piano
Composer: Taylor Davis
Text: Michael Weisse (1480-1534); translated by Catherine Winkworth (1827-1875)
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...