CG
(0 items)

CGA878 The Lord Is My Light

The Lord Is My Light

View Larger
Price: $2.10 Quantity
Audio Preview:
CGA878 The Lord Is My Light
Music Sample: CGA878 The Lord Is My Light Sample PDF
Description:

Adapted from Psalm 27, this exuberant anthem has become one of Choristers Guild's most popular anthems over the past decade. With it's bright, dancing tempo and cheerful, lilting accompaniment, this piece in 6/8 meter is an excellent selection for any choir of middle and older elementary singers. Although the anthem may be sung in unison, the optional second vocal part offers a great introduction to part singing with its easy echo phrases and simple harmonies.

Voicing: Unison/two-part with keyboard and optional flute

Composer: Michael Bedford

Text: Michael Bedford

Season: Fortress/Shield, Might

Lectionary:
Year A - Epiphany - Third Sunday after Epiphany
Year C - Lent - Second Sunday of Lent

Scripture: Psalm 27


Related Items you may be interested in:

   
Hear Now the Angels Singing CGA887 Hear Now the Angels Singing

This sprightly setting of a delightful German carol combines a tuneful melody with an equally independent harmony part. The 3/4-meter creates a dance-like feeling that enhances the festive holiday spi...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
All the Earth Sing Forth CGA889 All the Earth Sing Forth

This anthem, a paraphrase of Psalm 150, may be used in a variety of ways: unison children's choir; unison adult choir; or a combination of both children's and adult choirs. Arranged from a chorus in t...

Price: $1.85

Quantity

.
God Has Come to Every Nation CGA882 God Has Come to Every Nation

Based on a traditional Hasidic melody, this anthem provides an opportunity for the study of sacred music from the Hebrew culture. Although composed for two-part choir, this piece works well when the m...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
God Made the Song CGA888 God Made the Song

This anthem incorporates thought from Dietrich Bonhoffer's statement, 'Singing,' from which the conference theme emerged. A bright beginning and ending frame, and a lyrical middle section. Voicing: ...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
Who Is This Tiny Babe? CGA886 Who Is This Tiny Babe?

This beautiful text comes together with a lovely, easy to sing melody that is perfect for any children's choir. A creative interchange from d minor to D major keenly bridges a mood of reflection to on...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
Ready, My Lord CGA885 Ready, My Lord

The spirit of Advent is captured in this rhythmic anthem for SAT(B). The text speaks to our need and longing for the coming of the Lord while the engaging melody is harmonized with easy to learn parts...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
I Sing the Mighty Power of God Choral Full Score CGA884 I Sing the Mighty Power of God Choral Full Score

Combining the powerful Isaac Watts text with the lovely English tune FOREST GREEN, this hymn concertato is accessible for even a small children's choir. The first stanza is sung in unison, followed by...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
I Was Glad Choral Full Score CGA883 I Was Glad Choral Full Score

This stirring anthem based on Psalm 122 is easier than it sounds. Children's voices imitate the adult sopranos in the opening and closing sections in a quasi Renaissance style supported by large block...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
I Am Thine, O Lord CGA881 I Am Thine, O Lord

This fresh arrangement of a Fanny Crosby text set to a tune by Pete Butler is a must have for every children's choir. The optional second part can easily be learned by young singers, adding dimensions...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
Lead Me in Your Truth CGA880 Lead Me in Your Truth

A setting of David's prayer from Psalm 25: 5, 'Lead Me in Your Truth' combines memorable, lyrical melodies with an intriguing accompaniment. With its clever use of form (the contrasting melody of the ...

Price: $1.85

Quantity

.
Create in Me a Clean Heart CGA879 Create in Me a Clean Heart

This anthem, based on Psalm 51: 10-12, highlights the Psalmist's prayer but determined request to grow in faith and purity. The majority of the anthem is unison until the final refrain when the 2nd vo...

Price: $1.85

Quantity

.
Two Psalms for Young Singers CGA1140 Two Psalms for Young Singers

Excellent for younger and middle elementary age choirs, this set of two Psalm anthems, based on Psalm 46:10-11 and Psalm 92:1-3, can be used any time of year. The two pieces, ""Be Still and Know That ...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
O Sing Unto the Lord CGA295 O Sing Unto the Lord

This anthem is written with a most singable melody and rhythmic verve. Fine craftsmanship and an evangelistic message at the end make this a rousing anthem for general use. Voicing: Unison with keyb...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
A Song for the Sabbath CGA818 A Song for the Sabbath

Based on Psalm 92, 'A Song for the Sabbath' was commissioned by a community children's choir, ages 8-16. The alto voice part accommodates some of the lower voices of the older choristers. The tambouri...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
I Will Trust in God CGA895 I Will Trust in God

This partner song expresses from a child's point of view a commitment to trust in God. Phrases such as 'when I'm falling' and 'when I'm lost' speak of real-life concerns that children experience. The ...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
Two Psalms for Young Singers (Accompaniment Track) CGAC1140 Two Psalms for Young Singers (Accompaniment Track)

Accompaniment track for CGA1140 Two Psalms for Young Singers, by Michael Bedford.

Price: $14.95

Quantity

.
Seasonal Songs for Young Singers (Accompaniment Track) CGAC1160 Seasonal Songs for Young Singers (Accompaniment Track)

Accompaniment track for CGA1160 Seasonal Songs for Young Singers, by Michael Bedford.

Price: $14.95

Quantity

.
We Welcome Glad Easter CGA1080 We Welcome Glad Easter

Especially suited for older children's choirs, this delightful arrangement of the familiar Easter hymn abounds with cheer and exhilaration. A dance-like organ accompaniment along with a regal trumpet ...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.
Te Deum CGA1127 Te Deum

Filled with majesty and grandeur, this new, original setting of the ancient 5th century Latin text makes the ideal anthem for any festive occasion including choir festivals and end of the year concert...

Price: $2.10

Quantity

.
Seasonal Songs for Young Singers CGA1160 Seasonal Songs for Young Singers

Designed for use throughout the church year, this collection of seasonal songs includes seven anthems for use during Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Palm Sunday and Easter. With limit...

Price: $3.50

Quantity

.
Come Into God's Presence with Ringing CGB183 Come Into God's Presence with Ringing

A majestic, regal sound characterizes this original bell composition. Written in an ABA form, it sounds festive and impressive without being difficult. Voicing: 3 or 5 octaves handbells Composer: Mi...

Price: $4.50

Quantity

.
Oh, Come, with Body and Mind CGA1142 Oh, Come, with Body and Mind

Commissioned for Helen Kemp and the Children's Choir festival celebrating her 90th birthday, this anthem pays tribute to Helen's signature philosophy for beautiful singing, ""Body, mind, spirit, voice...

Price: $1.95

Quantity

.