Home    Compositions     Requiem     CDs     Radio    Cypress     Bio

Easter Oratorio
“No More Fear of Dying”

by Larry NickelHome.htmlCompositions.htmlRequiem.htmlCDs.htmlRadio.htmlhttp://cypresschoral.com/Composers/Home.htmlBio.htmlshapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3shapeimage_2_link_4shapeimage_2_link_5shapeimage_2_link_6

The Resurrection of our Lord is a thrilling story and the crux of the Christian faith.

written for SATB Choir, Piano and soloists (optional bass guitar and percussion instruments)

The Easter Oratorio tells the dramatic story of the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ - tracing the events of His last week on earth. This work of 18 songs - 55 minutes in length - can be performed by choirs of varying skills and achievement. It combines a traditional choral style with popular contemporary idioms. Many of the individual pieces can be presented throughout the year and are especially useful during the Lent season - building up to the Passion week. For example, "Come to the Upper Room" has been used to enhance Communion (Mass) services.

Please read through the
LYRICS to see how the oratorio tells the story - CLICK HERE

The West Coast Mennonite Chamber Choir has recorded six of the more strictly choral movements.

Feel free to click and listen:

We Want to Know Christ
Come to the Upper Room
Behold, the Lamb
We All, Like Sheep Have Gone Astray
No More Fear of Dying


you’ve discovered an old web-page

We’ve built a new and improved website!

please CLICK HERE to find the sheet music