The introduction to this arrangement of the tune PICARDY may be played on optional handbells or may be played on the Organ. The piece begins with a dark, mysterious procession that helps establish the mood for this piece. Particularly effective for early in Advent. From the larger work Holy Light.
Voicing: SATB, opt. Congregation
Instruments: Opt. Brass Quintet, Timpani, Handbells, Organ, Sus./Crash Cymbals, or opt. Orchestra
Occasion: Lessons and Carols