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CGA1202 A Mighty Fortress - Choral Score

A Mighty Fortress - Choral Score

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This flexible arrangement is designed to be used as a congregational hymn accompaniment, including brass quintet, timpani, organ and mixed chorus. However, all the vocal and instrumental forces are optional, and the handbell part can be played alone. The arrangement includes an introductory fanfare, four stanzas with an interlude between the third and fourth stanzas, and an optional ending. The music of the third stanza is particularly descriptive of the war-like text, using dissonant chords, martellato lifts and shaking, and ending triumphantly.

Voicing: 3, 4 or 5 octaves handbells with optional organ, brass quintet, timpani, SATB choir, and congregation

Composer: Martin Luther, 1483-1546

Arranger: Cathy and David Moklebust

Text: Martin Luther, 1483-1546, tr. Frederic Henry Hodge, 1805-1890

Tune: Ein Feste Burg  

Level: 3

Season: General or Reformation

Additional Resources:
CGAC1202 A Mighty Fortress accompaniment track
CGRP22 A Mighty Fortress reproducible parts
CGB650 A Mighty Fortress handbell score
CGB651 A Mighty Fortress organ score
CGB649 A Mighty Fortress full score


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