An Impressionist-Style Service
Arr. Faye López
Level: Late Intermediate
10 Hymn Arrangements Inspired by Impressionist Masterworks
An Impressionist-Style Service combines favorite hymns with excerpts from beloved masterworks by Impressionist period composers---Fauré, Debussy, Ravel, and others. These medleys range from prayerful to jubilant and can be used for various types of services. Titles: Break Thou the Bread of Life / Ravel's "Pavane pour une infante défunte" * Give Me Jesus / Palmgren's "May Night" * Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah / Debussy's Suite bergamasque * I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say / Granados's "The Maiden and the Nightingale" * The King of Love My Shepherd Is / Fauré's "Sicilienne" * Love Divine, All Loves Excelling / Debussy's "En bateau" * May Jesus Christ Be Praised (When Morning Gilds the Skies) / Griffes's "Clouds" * This Is My Father's World / Satie's "Gymnopédie No. 1" * Were You There / Fauré's "Fantaisie" * When I Can Read My Title Clear / Ravel's "Rigaudon"