Canticle of Zechariah
J. Michael Joncas
Item #: G-7138
"Blessed be the God of Israel," based on Luke 1:68–79, alt.
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Trumpet I in B-flat, Trumpet II in B-flat, Trumpet I in C, Trumpet II in C, Trombone I, Trombone II, Horn in F, Timpani
Benedictus / Canticle of Zachariah, Morning Prayer / Lauds
Quinn's words and Joncas' music combine to give voice to the prophecy of Zechariah. This 5-verse paraphrase of the canticle contains two melodies-one for the odd verses; one for the even verses. The third verse is an effective, a cappella SATB setting.