Simon of Cyrene (May 12) also suitable for Passiontide

Author: Harold T. Lewis (b. 1947)

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Text Information

First Line: O Jesus scourged, derided, mocked
Title: Simon of Cyrene (May 12) also suitable for Passiontide
Author: Harold T. Lewis (b. 1947)
Language: English
Notes: The melody may be sung in canon at distances of either two or three beats.
Copyright: © 1992 Harold T. Lewis

Tune

NEW BRITAIN

NEW BRITAIN (also known as AMAZING GRACE) was originally a folk tune, probably sung slowly with grace notes and melodic embellishments. Typical of the Appalachian tunes from the southern United States, NEW BRITAIN is pentatonic with melodic figures that outline triads. It was first published as a hy…

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