Prayer of St Francis, from Song of Hope

For SSATBB Chorus, unaccompanied

by Mark Lathan



A passionate setting of the well-known prayer.


Duration: 2:30.  Advanced level.


Cost: Free



First and second soprano: first line E-flat to A above the staff (first), first line E-flat to top space E-flat (second)

Alto:G below middle C to third line B-flat

Tenor: first space F to top line F-sharp

First and second bass: Second line B-flat to D above the staff (first), F below the staff to D above the staff (second)




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Listen to audio recording of “Prayer of St Francis”

UCLA and Angeles Chorales, Donald Neuen conducting.

The performance in this recording is pitched one half-step higher than that of the score linked above.

“Prayer of St Francis” is taken from the cantata Song of Hope, where it is written in G-sharp minor. The stand-alone version available here is in G minor.




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