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Adult Advent Anthems for the Church Choir (48)
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Psalm Antiphons for a Time of Preparation Psalm Antiphons for a Time of Preparation
Carl Schalk - Concordia Publishing House

For SAB or SATB choir, this collection by Carl F. Schalk contains eleven Psalm antiphons that can be paired with commonly appointed Psalm texts for the Advent season. The antiphons are designed to be sung

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SATB 
$1.90
Blessed Are the Ones Who Wait for You Blessed Are the Ones Who Wait for You
David Foley - Shawnee Press

This bittersweet anthem offers comfort to the faithful who wait upon the Lord. The flowing piano accompaniment sets the mood for a text of deep longing for redemption and spiritual freedom. The chorus

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Prepare the Way of the Lord Prepare the Way of the Lord
Darian Krimm/arr. Stacey Nordmeyer - Hal Leonard Corporation

The words of the prophet become song in this carefully written sacred anthem designed for choirs of any size. Perfect as a processional, the voices can be divided into any combination, maximizing the

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When Morning Dawns When Morning Dawns
Joseph M. Martin - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is a lively Advent original that has the feeling of a rhythmic folk song. This tune in a minor key is easy to learn and has an irresistible charm. A lightly contemporary piano part and a dancing flute

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Hallelujah! God Has Come Hallelujah! God Has Come
Steven Aldredge - Soundforth Music

Switching from major to minor keys, Steven Aldredge paints a picture of our longing for God and our hope in God's coming. His use of dynamics and his celebratory "hallelujahs" bring great pacing and

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SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
SATB 
MEMedium Easy
$2.25
Bring Us Hope Bring Us Hope
Ruth Elaine Schram - Lorenz Corporation

Choirs large and small will find this flexible anthem to be a tender addition to their Advent repertoire. The readily learned piece is accompanied by piano and includes a lovely cello obbligato. It can be

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I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light
Kathleen Tomerson/arr. Mark Hayes - Hope Publishing Company

This 20th-century hymn is useful for so many occasions during the church year including Epiphany, Transfiguration, Discipleship, and Advent. It is rich with scriptural references and set for SATB voices,

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MEMedium Easy
$2.25
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MEMedium Easy
$2.25
P/A CD 
$29.95
Antiphonal for Advent Antiphonal for Advent
Joel Raney - Hope Publishing Company

A children's choir, or an optional soloist, and an adult choir join forces in this original antiphonal anthem calling for all to rejoice in Emmanuel's coming. The call-and-response technique is used to

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SATB/Unison 
EEasy
$2.20
SATB/Unison 
EEasy
$2.20
P/A CD 
$29.95
Come, Lord Jesus, Come Come, Lord Jesus, Come (A Candle Lighting Ceremony for Advent)
Joel Raney - Hope Publishing Company

Designed to support the lighting of the Advent candles, this includes a choral opening followed by a call-and-response litany with piano underscore, then a text to be read with the lighting of the candle.

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EEasy
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EEasy
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$29.95
Emmanuel Emmanuel
Tom Long & Allen Pote - Hope Publishing Company

This concise Advent anthem is easily learned and fitting for any Sunday leading up to Christmas and can easily serve as an introit. With plenty of unison lines and memorable part singing, the story is told:

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EEasy
$2.10
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EEasy
$2.10
P/A CD 
$29.95
Veni, Veni Emmanuel Veni, Veni Emmanuel
arr. John Englert - Carl Fischer LLC

Now available for men's or mixed voices a cappella, this chant-like setting presents the ancient Advent carol with simplicity and authenticity. In Latin throughout, it will transport your audience or

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$1.95
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EEasy
$1.95
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EEasy
$1.80
Abide with Us, Emmanuel Abide with Us, Emmanuel
Marty Haugen - GIA Publications

This Advent song incorporates five of the seven O Antiphons, prayers that have been prayed for over a thousand years as part of the Vespers service during the fourth week of Advent. These are

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$2.00
Instrumental Parts Guitar
$4.50
Now the Heavens Start to Whisper Now the Heavens Start to Whisper
Carlton Young - GIA Publications

This festive gathering hymn will enliven your congregation during the Advent season. It includes optional flute and tambourine parts. Bring a sense of joy to your Christmas anticipation. 

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A Great Light A Great Light
Lloyd Larson - Hope Publishing Company

This Advent anthem, with a text based on Isaiah 9:2 and 6, is built around an original melody which then leads into Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus. It is easily learned with minimal rehearsal time.

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Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming
arr. Jay Rouse - Lorenz Corporation

Jay Rouse cleverly combines two classic tunes, Lo, How a Rose and Of the Father's Love Begotten, in this lovely Advent/Christmas anthem. The optional orchestration by Ed Hogan adds an

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Rise Up, Come On and Get Ready! Rise Up, Come On and Get Ready!
Pepper Choplin - Lorenz Corporation

Pepper Choplin highlights the joy, anticipation, and excitement of Advent in this spiritual-style a cappella anthem that encourages everyone to "rise up and get ready!" Vocal ranges are very accessible and

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Visit Us, Emmanuel Visit Us, Emmanuel
Pepper Choplin - Lorenz Corporation

Pepper Choplin pairs lovely harmonic colors and accessible vocals with a gentle and mystical text in this original anthem. The flowing piano part and quote from O Come, O Come, Emmanuel add to the

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Emmanuel, Expected Jesus Emmanuel, Expected Jesus
Ruth Elaine Schram - Lorenz Corporation

With ample unison passages to ensure quick preparation during a busy season, this creative presentation by Ruth Elaine Schram expresses a fervent plea for Christ's return. The optional cello accompaniment

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Emmanuel Emmanuel
Laura Story/arr. Heather Sorenson - Hal Leonard Corporation

A tender and compassionate lullaby to the newborn King who was born to be our "God with us." Culled from Laura Story's Christmas CD, this stunning arrangement by Heather Sorenson is both accessible and

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The Dawn Is Surely Coming The Dawn Is Surely Coming
Joseph M. Martin - Hal Leonard Corporation

A perfect choice for your Advent programming, this Joseph Martin original with text by his son Jonathan is rich in texture. With rhythmic energy in the accompaniment and exciting anticipation in the vocal

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Come, Abide with Us Come, Abide with Us
Franz Liszt/arr. Faye Lopez & Patricia Mock - Shawnee Press

The echoes of the romantic piano classic Un Sospiro usher in this hymn adaptation with tender emotion and elegant styling. The piece evolves organically, allowing for directors to focus on the

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Long Awaited One Long Awaited One
Nicole Elsey/arr. Douglas Nolan - Shawnee Press

Hope forms the foundation of the Advent text that moves us through the Child of promise, Child of mercy and Child of Heaven, each with increasing intensity until, floating like a prayer, the piece ends in

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Redemption Is Drawing Nigh Redemption Is Drawing Nigh
John Purifoy - Shawnee Press

An early Shaker tune is a lively foundation to build an anthem on for the season of Advent. Taking the dance-like character of this well-known tune and developing it, the composer crafts a clarion call to

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In This Hour In This Hour
Heather Sorenson - Shawnee Press

This anthem is like an authentic journal entry for a walk of faith, with a rare fragile quality that brings the listener close. The choral writing is well matched to the subject, and the unison verses help

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