Full score & video. The earlier of his two settings starts with brilliant Dirksen fanfares and the traditional plainsong but also contains a sweeping Great Procession for the Apostles, Prophets & Martyrs. It ends very dark with a Requiem quote and solemn gong. His 1996 Te Deum “Lexington” is smoothly through-composed and much sunnier.
D No: 314
Text - Author or Scripture: BCP Canticle 7
Performing Forces: SATB org brass timp
Date Published: CE 92
Date of Composition: 1980
Categorized as: 300 Canticles & Liturgies
Tagged as: anthem, brass, canticle, organ, SATB, timpani