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As A Child

Martin Broones  •  Digital Sheet Music (DSM)

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This prayer to become ‘as a child’ from William Aubert Luce is simple and joyful: ‘…Make me as a little child. As a child who runs with joy where the morning breeze has blown — so let my feet run swift and free in a way I have not known…’

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  • Medium  –  Key of Bb Major

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    Vocal Solos
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    Bb Major
    Vocal Range
    Medium
    Pitch Range
    F4 - Eb5
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As A Child
Poem by William Aubert Luce
Music by Martin Broones

Father, make me as a child,
Teachable and free from wrong,
I would learn to walk with God,
I would hear the angel song.

Give to me the humble mind,
Tender, faithfully undefiled.
Pride is frail and sin is blind.
Make me as a little child.

As a child who runs with joy
Where the morning breeze has blown
So let my feet run swift and free
In a way I have not known.

Give it to me the newborn heart,
Gentle, blameless, unbeguiled.
Make me fearless, make me mild,
Father, make me as a child.

© 1986

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