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 Products CGAC878 Accompaniment Track