14 Hymns of Praise for brass (or other instruments.) Who doesn't like brass with their hymns? Well, maybe those old fogeys in the back pew...
Here are some arrangements and descants that really work - whether you have a full compliment of instruments, or maybe just a couple of wandering cornamuse players.
- Duke Street
- Hymn to Joy
- Lasst Uns Erfreuen
- Lauda Anima
- Laudate Dominum
- Lobe den Herren
- Mit Freuden Zart
- Westminster Abbey
Brass quartet with Optional Horn in F - All parts are included on two pages (per hymn). The horn parts are in the back.
- C Descant
- Bb Descant
- Bb Trumpet Parts (Soprano and Alto lines)
- Trombone Countermelody
- Organ/Trombone Parts
- Opt. Horn Parts (Alto, Tenor, and Countermelody)
- Introduction: organ or brass or both
Verse One: 4 part brass and organ (SATB)
Verse Two: organ + trombone or horn countermelody
Verse Three: organ alone or with descant or brass alone
Verse Four: organ, descant + STB brass
OR descant + countermelody +SB
OR everything, if you have enough players.
Or, whatever you like! There are plenty of options and all parts work together. Recording: One verse - All parts together.