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He Is Risen

Alan Bullard

Text Author: Cecil Frances Alexander

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Vocal Forces: SATB

Accompaniment: Keyboard

Text Source: Cecil F. Alexander, 1818–1895, alt.

Series: Choral

Difficulty Level: M


The joy of the opening and closing sections of this setting can be communicated with precise diction and rhythm, creating a contrast with the expressive central section. The 7/8 measures of the melody are always grouped 2+2+3, with an accent on the beginning of the 3. Once that rhythm is firm, the soprano descant in the last verse can soar triumphantly over all.

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Categories: Choral/Vocal

Seasonal: Eastertide

Liturgical: Easter Sunday, Easter 7 B

Topical: Praise, Resurrection

Number of Pages: 8

Language: English

Format: Octavo

Discipline: Choir