There's a Spirit in the Air

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Source: Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #265

Author: Brian A. Wren

Wren is an internationally published hymn writer. He was ordained in Britain’s United Reformed Church and holds BA and PhD degrees from Oxford University. In 2000 he was appointed the first John and Miriam Conant Professor of Worship at Columbia Theological Seminary in Atlanta. © The Cyber Hymnal™. Used by permission. ( Go to person page >

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First Line: There's a spirit in the air
Title: There's a Spirit in the Air
Author: Brian A. Wren (1969)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1979, Hope Publishing Co. All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Article: "There's a spirit in the air" by Brian Wren (from "The Hymn")


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Spritely and bright, LAUDS fits well with Seerveld's text. The melody features an effective tonal and rhythmic climax in the last phrase. Use light organ accompaniment to sing the tune in unison. Harmony singing works well too. Keep a dotted half note pu1se throughout. A descant by Wilson for this t…

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