Mark Burrows' best-selling anthem returns in a new voicing for mixed choirs. This fresh, fun arrangement pairs a Swahili melody with the well-known hymn, "Praise to the Lord, the Almighty," and the result is an inspiring anthem of praise. With an upbeat piano accompaniment and optional African percussion suggestions, this piece will delight and energize your adult or youth choir.
Voicing: SATB with piano and optional African percussion
Arranger: Mark Burrows
Text: Traditional Swahili; incorporating "Praise to the Lord, the Almighty" by Joachim Neander, 1650-1680
Tune: incorporating LOBE DEN HERREN, Ernewerten Gesangbuch, Stralsund, 1665
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