The Grace of Oaths


Grade 3
Performance Time: 5'10"
Publisher: Eighth Note Publications / Alfred (2018)


The Grace of Oaths was commissioned by the Symphonic Band of the Seinan Jo Gakuin University and the Kyushu Institute of Technology. The band is composed of students from two universities, this piece was written to commemorate the 40th anniversary of their annual concert. The Seinan Jo Gakuin University was established by a Southern Baptist missionary, therefore they commissioned a chorale piece for the anniversary.
The premiere performance was on December 10, 2016, in Kitakyushu city, Fukuoka, Japan.