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Look at the world

SATB; Unison; Accompanied

An easy harvest anthem. Look at the world is suitable for Harvest Festival services, or for any occasion where it is appropriate to praise God for the gifts of creation.

An orchestral accompaniment is available to hire at the OUP link below.

Also available in John Rutter Anthems.

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Audio sample

Duration: 4.5 minutes
Difficulty: Very Easy
Published: 15 August 1996
ISBN: 9780193511514

Programme notes

Look at the world was composed in 1996. It is a simple anthem with a text on the theme of the environment.

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Mass of the Children

and other sacred music

The Cambridge Singers | Cantate Youth Choir | City of London Sinfonia | Joanne Lunn (soprano) | Roderick Williams (baritone)
John Rutter (conductor)

Rutter’s Mass of the Children was written in response to a desire to compose a work that would bring children and adults together, in the same way that performances of Britten’s War Requiem had done for him when a school chorister. In five movements, the work has rapidly been taken up by choirs the world over. Also on the album are several previously unrecorded anthems and motets.

Joanne Lunn soprano
Roderick Williams baritone

Track list

  1. Mass of the Children: Kyrie
  2. Mass of the Children: Gloria
  3. Mass of the Children: Sanctus and Benedictus
  4. Mass of the Children: Agnus Dei
  5. Mass of the Children: Finale (Dona nobis pacem)
  6. Look at the world
  7. To every thing there is a season
  8. Wings of the morning
  9. A …

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