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Now Deck Thyself with Majesty and Excellence

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Houston Bright

Houston Bright


General Info

Year: 1968
Duration: c. 6:00
Difficulty: VI
Publisher: G. Schirmer, Music Publishers, Inc.
Cost: Score & Parts - Rental


Instrumentation

Full Score
Chorus (SATB)
Flute I-II-III-IV
Oboe I-II
Bassoon I-II
E-flat Soprano Clarinet
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
B-flat Trumpet I-II-III
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium I-II
Tuba
String Bass
Timpani
Percussion (breakdown needed)


Errata

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Program Notes

The title of this work and its text are paraphrased from the Book of Job, 40:10-12 (King James Version): "Deck thyself now with majesty and excellency; and array thyself with glory and beauty. Cast abroad the rage of thy wrath: and behold every one that is proud, and abase him. Look on every one that is proud, and bring him low; and tread down the wicked in their place."

The composer described his work as an "Anthem for Dedications, Convocations, Baccalaureates, or General Use."


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