This setting is designed for great flexibility. Although the piece may be performed by handbells alone, it may also include SATB choir and/or brass quartet/quintet. Other options include handchimes or organ playing the SATB choral parts. The full score includes a reproducible page for SATB choir, handchimes or keyboard. The set of reproducible brass parts includes trumpet I & II, trombone I or French horn, trombone II, and optional tuba. Usable all year, the piece is suitable for worship as well as festival settings.
Voicing: 4, 5 or 6 octaves handbells with optional SATB voices and/or instruments (handchimes, brass or keyboard)
Composer: Johan Sebastian Bach
Arranger: Martha Lynn Thompson
CGB316 Now Thank We All Our God (Handbell Score)
CGB315 Now Thank We All Our God (Full Score)