The Tomb Is Empty

by David Haas

Text Author: Sylvia Dunstan

Arranged by: Robert J. Batastini

Verses 1–4 © 1991, Verse 5 and Music © 2003 GIA.

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Item #: G-6158     Status: Archived

Vocal Forces: SATB, Assembly

Accompaniment: Keyboard

Guitar: Yes

Instrumental parts included: C Instrument I, C Instrument II, Handbells

Separate Instruments: Guitar

Text Source: Vv. 1–4, Sylvia Dunstan, alt.; v. 5, David Haas

Music Source: Choral arr. vv. 1–4, Robert J. Batastini

Series: Celebration

Difficulty Level: E


This explosive hymn proclaiming the power and joy of the resurrection can be used for Easter Sunday and throughout the entire Easter season. Try it as a straightforward hymn for the assembly, as a choral selection, or as a combination of both.

9 handbells.

Categories: Choral Vocal

Seasonal: Eastertide

Liturgical: Easter Sunday

Scored for: Handbell, Mixed Ensemble, Woodwinds

Style: Folk

Number of Pages: 12

Language: English

Format: Octavo