The Wintry Day, Descending to Its Close #37 – with instrumental countermelody


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The Wintry Day, Descending to Its Close is hymn #37 in the LDS hymnbook.

Text: Orson F. Whitney, 1855-1931

Music: Edward P. Kimball, 1882-1937

Our arrangement (©2015 CC) includes:

SATB for organ or piano, the same SATB found in the current LDS hymnbook.  Choir or congregation members singing SATB parts can use the regular LDS hymnbook.

Enhanced piano accompaniment which can be used alone, or with the organ SATB as a piano/organ duet accompaniment for congregational singing.

Instrumental countermelody which could be used on some verses.

Click to enlarge our sample pages to the left or PRINT violin sample page here and flute sample page here.

In this sample, we first hear the organ playing the SATB intro.  The enhanced piano joins in for the first sample verse, with an instrumental countermelody – played by a violin – added on the second sample verse.

Organize sheet music nicely with top-quality  Avery binders and Swingline three-hole punches and Avery page protectors.

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