258. A Hymn of Glory Let Us Sing!
||Alfred V. Fedak (2012)|
||c minor or modal|
||“The Agincourt Song,” c. 1415|
||Harm. © 2012 Alfred V. Fedak|
||(alternate tune: LASST UNS ERFREUEN with “Alleluias,” 15)
(alternate harmonization, 189)|Text Information:
These stanzas have been crafted from various English translations of a much longer Latin hymn preserved in an 11th-century manuscript in the British Museum. This text celebrating Christ’s majesty is well set to a 15th-century English tune commemorating a military victory.