Zadok the Priest

This piece is associated with both sport and the Platinum Jubilee as it has been performed at every coronation since that of George II as well as for the UEFA Champions League. 

We have included a score as well to give to your pupils. The part when the voices start to sing is easy to follow along. Ask students to read it through as they listen.

Start with the Warm Up Video Here

Download lyrics here

Download the score here

BBC Ten Pieces page

Learning the melody

Learning the alto part

Backing track – with vocals

Backing track – no vocals

Jack Petchey FoundationNational Foundation For Youth MusicArts Council England
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