Composer: Natalie Sleeth
Published in 12 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Natalie Sleeth

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Tune Information

Title: PRAISE THE LORD (Sleeth)
Composer: Natalie Sleeth
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 11171 21753 33234
Key: F Major
Copyright: © 1976, Hinshaw Music Inc.


PRAISE THE LORD is a stirring tune in rounded bar form (AABA). It may be sung in unison throughout or, as is true with so many of Sleeth's compositions, as a two-part round. The keyboard extension should be played each time the hymn is sung in canon. The accompaniment, preferably on piano, should preserve the light texture of this tune. Try to emphasize the outer parts, perhaps by using several soprano instruments and string bass or bass guitar in addition to keyboard. Keep the energy of this music quite lively.

--Psalter Hymnal Handbook, 1988


Instances (1 - 12 of 12)

Catholic Book of Worship III #571

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #169

Common Praise (1998) #309

Hymns for a Pilgrim People #26

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #169

Text InfoTune InfoAudio

Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #569

Sing the Faith #2020

Songs for Life #32

The Book of Praise #466

The Covenant Hymnal #32


The Faith We Sing #2020

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Voices United #245

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