Does anyone know anything about this piece? I’ve loved it ever since I found it on an album of handbell music about 10 years ago.
Whence comes the title? Is it a play on the phrase “common adoration” from the Book of Common Prayer?
Are there lyrics? Is this a reduction of a choral or orchestral piece, or was it a handbell piece from the start?
Anyway, here’s the composer, Hart Morris.
He’s also on Facebook, but rarely posts. Searching for his name on YouTube, though, turns up many handbell pieces, some original and some rearrangements, some sacred and some secular. Like this one: