WASHINGTON AND LEE HYMN
Commission: Washington and Lee University
Premiere: Choral Concert, Lenfest Center, Lexington, VA, March 19, 1991
Duration: 3 minutes
Instrumentation: SATB and Orchestra, or a cappella, 2222; 2210; 2 perc, hp, strings
The Washington and Lee Hymn was written for Washington and Lee University at the request of Gordon Spice, Choral Conductor. In many ways it has taken the place of the Alma mater and is commonly sung at school functions.