voicing: SATB - A B solos | catalog number: SBMP 1421 | price: $2.10
accompaniment: a cappella
The title translates Let Me Be Nearer My Lord, the piece a traditional praise and worship song from the Zulu culture. Two soloists open the piece with a call followed by a response from the choir. Dramatic and powerful, the piece builds, with a rhythmic section at its center.