Followers of the Lamb

(O brethren ain't you happy)

...For my parents, Merritt and Helen Dietterich...

Arr.: Dietterich, Philip R. (born in 1931) [USA]

Published by Hope Publishing Company [USA] , 1977
Ref. : AG-7223  (16 p.)
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Spiritual
Mood of the piece: rhythmic ; lively ; dancing
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Instrumentation: Percussion (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Tambourine (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: D dorian
Duration: 5.0 min.
Number of verses: 4
Musicological Sources: Shaker tune ; The Gift to be Simple by Edward Deming Andrew, published by Dover Publications, Inc. ; written down in New Lebanon, New York, 1847
Source of text: Shaker text ; written down in New Lebanon, New York, 1847
Data about the life of the work: the tambourine is optional
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 1354   (61 copies)