Meditation in Stillness – SATB

SATB Voices and Piano, with Cello
Music by Earlene Rentz
Words by Greg Funderburk
Moderate Difficulty
Free with Purchase: Piano Accompaniment MP3, Rehearsal Preparation Sheet, Individual Voice Parts MP3s, Individual Cello Part (SATB), High/Medium/Low Solo Voice notation, Individual Cello parts for each solo piece
Duration ca. 1:35

In the recent days of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, some have found the need to be still in order to maintain emotional health. Sometimes we need quiet, listening to the world around us, and believing in our hearts that things will be better soon. This setting of Greg Funderburk’s words call us to find a place of peace and solitude within us….a place of rest. It contains mild dissonance, imitation, and a cello obligato that creates a mood of personal reflection. This piece might be effective as an introduction or closing to prayer, bringing our hearts and minds into a place of calm acceptance. “You are our refuge, our Sabbath God.”

Compliments of Earlene Rentz Online Publications: Notation for Low, Medium, and High Solo Voice; Individual Cello notation for each key. Enjoy!