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Gil Moore

Name:  Gil Moore 

Corps:  Box Hill

Family:  Married - 4 children - 5 grand children

Instrument / Make:  Euphonium

Date Joined MRSB:  Full time January 2017 but I have assisted for many years under Dick Collett and Noel Jones

Favourite Band Piece / Composer:  Fire in the Blood - Paul Lovatt Cooper

Opening with Richard Phillips' setting of Psalm 95, 'Sing for Joy', the music is vibrant and full of energy, and captures the spirit of the well known words of Scripture. The music then moves into a more reflective section that includes Howard Davies' emotive song melody 'Lord, you know that we love you' and Laurie Klein's worship song 'I love you Lord'.

A re-statement of the opening Psalm setting follows and this, in turn, leads into a dramatic and powerful finale that combines two pivotal statements drawn from the slower, reflective section: 'I love you lord, and I lift my voice to worship you, O my soul rejoice' and 'Lord, you know that we love you' with a final flourish from Psalm 95: 'Come let us sing joy to the Lord!'

Interests:  Technology Electronics

Favourite Bible Verse:  Jeremiah 29:11

"For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Eternal, “plans for peace, not evil, to give you a future and hope—never forget that."

Life Influences:  Commissioner Vic Poke, George Anderson, Merv Collins

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