john the revelator (satb)


  • Catalog ID: S-155
  • First Line: john the revelator, writin' in the book of seven seals
  • Composer: Paul Caldwell And Sean Ivory
  • Voicing: satb
  • Accompaniment: piano
  • Language: English
  • Country: United States
  • Series: Anton Armstrong Choral Series
  • Other: 2002 cd05 best sacred
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


high-energy gospel blues; recorded on cd-05

In this arrangement, the composers have tried to make optimal use of the precious Blues scales employed by Johnson and House.  Harmonically and texturally, this piece is more closely related to the owrk of Son House’s musical children, the next two generations of American Blues pioneers.