Baptized Into Your Name Most Holy (Alternate Key)
"Baptized Into Your Name, Most Holy (Alternate Key)" is an 8-Bell arrangement of the hymn tune O DASS ICH TAUSEND ZUNGEN HATTE (DRETZEL) utilizing bells F5-F6. It may be rung by two people playing 4-in-Hand or four people in a small ensemble with 2 bells each. An excellent piece for Baptism, this tune is often associated with the hymn texts "Baptized Into Your Name, Most Holy" and "By Grace I’m Saved". This simple arrangement is a playful and joyful setting in 3/4 and is also available in an alternate key for those who prefer to play the piece using standard handbell assignment positions (spaces in the left hand and lines in the right hand) under the title "Baptized Inro Your Name, Most Holy" that uses handbells G5-G6. There are no special techniques and no tables are needed.
Permission is granted to the original purchaser of this music to make sufficient copies for their musicians. May NOT be duplicated for multiple groups.