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Candles of Grace

A Service for Tenebrae

Series: Shawnee Sacred
Publisher: Shawnee Press
Format: Softcover
Composers: Joseph M. Martin, Brad Nix

Uses: Good Friday, Holy Week, Maundy Thursday, Tenebrae

This brief choral cantata is well suited for use during Holy Week as a Tenebrae observance or as a time of reflection. A musical “service of shadows,” Candles of Grace is filled with emotive texts and deeply expressive music portraying the events of the Passion. A thoughtful orchestration adorns this chamber cantata with refined beauty and grace, giving directors an instrumental or track option for their presentations. From the delicate opening phrases to the fragile whispered ending, this work is essential for remembering and experiencing the suffering of the Lord. Songs include: Prelude (The Shadow Falls); Bring Me to the Cross; The Garden Call; Man of Sorrows, What a Name; Jesus, Lover of My Soul; Keep Me Near the Cross; Scenes from a Solemn Cross; Epilogue.

Score and Parts (pno, fl, vn 1-2, va, vc) available as a digital download.

For the Accompaniment and Part Dominant Tracks: Audio is accessed online using the unique code generated upon purchase and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.

HL00388204: Accompaniment Tracks

HL00388214: Part Dominant Tracks

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$9.95 (US)
Inventory #HL 00388202
ISBN: 9781705156018
UPC: 196288025306
Width: 6.75"
Length: 10.5"
Run Time: 0:35:00
60 pages

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