Octaves: 3 octaves handbells ~ (G4 - C6)
Composer: Matthew Prins
Difficulty: EM (Easy-Medium
Description: For all who loved the Eighteen Bells for Christmas collection, here is a new addition to the series. In the composer’s own words, his “goal is to provide music for use in the many services during Lent and Easter.” Ringing assignments are provided for 3 through 9 ringers allowing for great flexibility and numerous configurations.
Titles included in the collection: What Wondrous Love Is This, O Sacred Head Now Wounded, Were You There, Now the Green Blade Rises, Easter Fanfare and Christ the Lord Is Risen Today.
This is a “must have” for every director’s stock.
Listen to all the movements. Sound files courtesy of Matthew Prins.
Listen to What Wondrous Love Is This
Listen to O Sacred Head
Listen to Were You There
Listen to Now the Green Blade Rises
Listen to Easter Fanfare
Listen to Christ the Lord Is Risen Today
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