This Easter anthem is a triumphant setting of words by Edmund Spenser and St John Damascene for mixed choir and organ. Featuring joyful choral parts and an optional soprano solo, Most glorious Lord of life ends with a new harmonization of the Easter hymn tune ‘Ellacombe’, with an optional congregational part.
An accompaniment for brass, timpani, and organ is available to hire/rent at the OUP link below.
Orchestration: 2 tpt, hn, tbn, tba, timp (opt), org
Featured on the CD A Song in Season, on the Collegium label.