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The Prodigal Son



VOCAL SCORE

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CONTENTS

No.
Page
1. INTRODUCTION
1
2. CHORUS There is joy
4
3. TENOR SOLO A certain man had two sons
20
4. RECIT. AND AIR, BASS My son, attend to my words/Trust in the Lord
26
5. RECIT., SOPRANO And the younger son
31
6. TENOR SOLO AND CHORUS Let us eat and drink
32
7. RECIT., CONTRALTO AND CHORUS Woe unto them
46
8. AIR, CONTRALTO Love not the world
48
9. RECIT., SOPRANO And when he had spent all
52
10. AIR, SOPRANO O that thou hadst hearkened
55
11. TENOR SOLO How many hired servants
57
12. CHORUS The sacrifices of God
63
13. RECIT., SOPRANO AND
DUET, TENOR AND BASS
And he arose, and came to his father
67
14. RECIT AND ARIA, BASS Bring forth the best robe
71
15. CHORUS O that men would praise the Lord
79
16. RECIT. AND ARIA, TENOR Come, ye children
106
17. UNACCOMPANIED QUARTET The Lord is nigh
110
18. CHORUS Thou, O Lord, art our Father
118

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