Be Thou My Vision
Give your young ringers a head start on understanding 6/8 time with this arrangement in 6/4. No eighth notes are called for. The melody is augmented in rhythm and accompanied by a plaintive, quarter-note accompaniment. Dynamics are included, but no special techniques are required making this an ideal piece to bridge from level I to level II with your choir. The Irish heritage of this tune is presented effectively in the music. A total of 54 measures, this piece is arranged in Bb and C Majors.