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To every thing there is a season

Accompanied; SATB

John Rutter here sets this timeless and beloved text from Ecclesiastes with a gently flowing melody. The result is a simple and lovely general anthem that perfectly encapsulates the paired images of the text.

Orchestration: bells-hp-str

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Duration: 6 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Published: 14 August 2008
ISBN: 9780193362758

Programme notes

To every thing there is a season was written in 1997. It sets a familiar passage from Ecclesiastes in a song-like style…

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