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Rene Clausen - Magnificat


SATB divisi

Arranger:      Rene Clausen
Accompaniment:      A Cappella
Music series:      Rene Clausen Choral Series
Music Category:      Choral
Format:      Sheet Music
Dimensions:      11.00 X 8.50
Number of Pages:      16
Item Code:      35013661

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Rene Clausen : A Cappella Compositions Vol. 2 : Mixed 5-8 Parts : Sheet Music Collection : Rene Clausen

Rene Clausen : A Cappella Compositions Vol. 2

'Thank The Lord' is a beautiful 4-part sacred folk tune that begins with a great soprano solo. The unique setting of e.e. cummings' celebrated poem 'i thank you God' is a challenge, but the overall effect is stunning. Dissonance, tone color, and texture are ever-changing in this a cappella gem where chord cluster follows chord cluster. Cummings' vividly painted words are well-suited to Rene Clausen's inimitable gift of melody. Clausen's impressionistic 'La Lumiere (The Light)' is a wonderful, sensual experience in tone color and texture. As the poet's spiritual perception changes, he views his visual landscape in a new light. In much the same way, Clausen transforms the listener's aural landscape with layer upon layer of changing harmony and musical texture. Written for a cappella choir with divisi in each voice part, this modern impressionistic choral will showcase the talents of the most discerning ensemble. Choirs capable of singing 8-part harmony will love 'All That Hath life & Breath Praise Ye the Lord.' The lush chords and triumphant sound will also move the audience. Another 8-part gem, 'Magnificat' showcases Clausen's uncanny ability to weave beautiful melodies with intricate harmonies that can both sooth and excite the listener.

Songlist: Thank The Lord, I Thank You God, La Lumiere, All That Hath Life & Breath Praise Ye the Lord!, Magnificat

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Voicing: Mixed 5-8 Parts | 9263b | Sheet Music Collection | $12.95 | A Cappella
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