Richard Lambert Music

Amen (Op.23 No.3)

A short a cappella setting for SATB, in a simple diatonic, contrapuntal style

This is a simple contrapuntal a capella SATB setting of just 14 bars, commencing in a modal G minor and culminating on a gentle D major chord.


  1. 13 December 1971 Newton St Loe church, Bath (UK). Newton Park College Choir, W.J. Richards (conductor)
  2. 17 June 1972 Bath Abbey, Newton Park College Commemoration Day, NPC Choir, W.J. Richards (conductor)
  3. 14 July 1973 Stockwood Free Church, Bristol. Wedding of Richard &Pam Lambert. Choir of St Phillip &St James, Bath, Geoffrey Weaver (conductor)
  4. 8 April 1974 United Reformed Church, Newport Pagnall (Bucks, UK), Newport Pagnall Singers, Richard Lambert (conductor)


This recording of Amen was produced using computer software called Sibelius: it is not a live recording.


You can view and purchase the score of Amen from Score Exchange.

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