SATB & descant
performance time approx 1m 30s
Palestinian song: words traditional Arabic and in English translation by Fred Kaan
set to music by Sheena Phillips
for SATB chorus (with descant)
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rendering of Yarabba ssalami
A Palestinian prayer for peace. Words in Arabic and in English translation by Fred Kaan. A possible sequence of verses (English, Arabic, with or without descant, etc) is suggested here, but feel free to devise your own.
(God of peace)
Yarabba ssalami amter alayna ssalam,
Yarabba ssalami im la’ qulubana ssalam.
God of peace, in your wisdom, give us the will to seek peace.
God of peace and of healing, fill with your peace every heart.
Palestinian words anon.
English translation by Fred Kaan
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