Come Down and Hold Me arr. Jazz (Lead Sheet)
Scored for: Vox, piano lead, bass, drums (sop sax, alto sax, trpt, trbn*)
Duration: 6 mins 30
Other Info: Come Down and Hold Me in this original jazz version was written for singer and jazz trio with optional ensemble. The piece was regularly performed as part of a jazz set by the Will Todd Ensemble in concerts featuring the jazz choral work Mass in Blue. Come Down And Hold Me (arr.Jazz) is available as an archive recording.
Come Down And Hold Me has more recently been rearranged for SATB choir for St Martin-in-the-Fields and and is part of Will Todd's Choral Jazz catalogue. It is available on the recording Evensong In Blue on the St Martin’s label.
Angel above me
Come down and hold me
Arms of love
A new soul in the making.
Point me to heaven
Stay with me through these hours
Stay with me
Keep me forever
Come down and hold me.