Octaves: 3 octaves handbells
Composer: Susan T. Nelson
Difficulty: EM (Easy-Medium)
Description: An innovative, creative collection of three unaccompanied hymns arranged for the handbell soloist. Seven to ten melodic “patterns” performed on bell trees are provided for each solo. They are to be inserted between phrases of the hymn, which is rung with bells on the table. Instructions and suggestions for performances are also included for each tune.
The hymn titles are Savior of the Nations, The Strife Is O’er and Ah, Holy Jesus.
Listen to all the movements.
Listen to Ah! Holy Jesus
Listen to Savior of the Nations
Listen to The Strife Is O'er
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