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Maya's Prayer for Peace

Maya's Prayer for Peace

Product Number: 50-6087*

Composer: Trenney, Tom

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50-6087 Maya's Prayer for Peace
$2.25
file_50-6087-E Maya's Prayer for Peace (Downloadable)
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For SATB and piano, this original setting of Maya Angelou's poem, "Prayer" is in a soulful 6/8. (The accompaniment occasionally quotes "Lift Every Voice and Sing," which gives you an idea of the tempo and feeling.) Beginning with a series of thanks, the piece has a slower middle section with a series of petitions, beginning, "For those who have no voice, we ask you to speak." Then the music of the first section reappears and the piece closes with a prayer for peace. This is an unusual and powerful musical offering for any occasion focusing on justice and social concerns.

Additional Information

SKU (Product number) 50-6087*
Composer/Arranger Trenney, Tom
Text Author Angelou, Maya
Voicing & Instruments SATB and Piano
Liturgical Year General
Special Services/Occasions Martin Luther King Day
Topics (Sacred) Justice/Peace/Social Concerns, Praise/Thanksgiving, Prayer
Difficulty Medium
Tune Name LIFT EVERY VOICE AND SING
Language of Text English
Historical Period 21st Century
Recording Credits Recorded by sounding light. Tom Trenney, conductor. Anne Wilson, pianist. Used by permission.
Publisher MorningStar Music Publishers

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