Commissioned for the 25th anniversary of the music director at First Parish Church UCC in Brunswick, Maine, Gifts of the Spirit is a dynamic, celebratory piece written beautifully for combined choirs. This piece can be used at any general service, but will be especially appropriate for church anniversary celebrations, groundbreaking and dedication ceremonies, and retirement celebrations. The intricate text will have meaning for church musicians and congregations of all ages.
Voicing: SATB with organ, optional unison choir, 3, 4, or 5 octaves handbells, and congregation
Composer: Margaret Tucker
Text: David Christopher Bellville
Season: General, Church Anniversary Celebrations
Additional Resources: CGB766 Gifts of the Spirit Handbell Score