These two hymns started singing together in my head one day, and they haven’t stopped since; I can’t hear one without thinking of the other. 🙂
A very simple SATB or Solo arrangement of the familiar hymn.
Text written by William D. Longstaff in the 1800s; and set to an old Irish tune called “Slane.” For solo or SSAATB choir.
Old Irish text, translated by Mary Elizabeth Byrne in 1905; versified by Eleanor H. Hull in 1912. For solo or SSAATB choir.
Familiar lyrics (with an extra verse of my own) are set to an old Irish melody called “Slane,” which we traditionally sing using the words to “Be Thou My Vision” or “Take Time to be Holy.” For solo or SSAATB choir.
Text by Cecil Frances Alexander; Music by Joachim Neander; Arranged for easy SATB choir.
13th century polish carol; Text and arrangement by Sally DeFord. Arranged for SATB choir, children’s chorus, flute and bells.
Text by Charles Wesley, adapted; Music by Felix Mendelssohn; arranged for congregational accompaniment.
Lyrics by W.W. Phelps; Music by Thomas C. Griggs; Arrangement by Sally DeFord.
Music by Conrad Kocher, Lyrics by Folliott S. Pierpoint, Arranged by Sally DeFord; for SAB or SSA, both with optional flute.
Melody by Rowland Prichard; arranged for intermediate piano solo by Sally DeFord.
Text by Robert Robinson; Melody from John Wyeth’s “Repository of Sacred Music,” Part Second; Arranged by Sally DeFord.
Music by Samuel McBurney; Arranged for intermediate piano solo by Sally DeFord
The traditional hymn, arranged for choir, piano, organ, and flute or other C instrument.
Solo arrangement of the traditional hymn.