D No: 120.3
Text - Author or Scripture: Philip Nicolai (1556–1608)
Performing Forces: SATB org brass timp
Date Published: MS
Date of Composition: 1965
Notes: The third of the three festival anthems, a suite composed for the Church of the Christiana Hundred, in Wilmington, Delaware, Clarence Snyder, music director. Dirksen re-used this music often in Advent / Christmas services (text is the third verse of 'Sleepers Wake') as well as in The American Adventure.
Categorized as: Sacred Choral
Tagged as: anthem, brass, organ, SATB, timpani