A rousing and stirring setting of Lobe den Herren for festival services as well as Harvest/Thanksgiving observances. May be performed without tuba, timpani, and strings (Violins 1 and 2, Viola, Cello). Virtuosic brass writing combines with descanting voices, full organ, and unison singing for the final stanza. Reproducible SATB harmonization page and descant pages are included.
Brass: 2 Trumpets, 2 Trombones (Horn can substitute for Tbn 1), and opt. Tuba
Voicing: Congregation, Descanting Voices
Instruments: Organ, Brass Quartet or Brass Quartet, Timpani, String Quartet
Occasion: Festival, General