J:10187439:C:Alleluia! Christ Is Risen
Alleluia! Christ Is Risen
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Pethel
- Shawnee Press
The joy of Easter is revealed in this buoyant 6/8 Easter affirmation. Beethoven's celebrated Ode to Joy melody is re-metered to create a lilting dance-like effect that is quickly endearing to the listener. A refreshing piano accompaniment mingles with a bright trumpet descant to complete the anthem.