Christmas: A Carol Cantata00033
* Christmas cantata for mixed chorus, narration, and solos for medium treble voice, tenor, and baritone. Reveals the traditional message of Christmas expressed through beloved carols, the history behind each carol, and what effect they have had in the lives of Christian people worldwide.
Orchestration for this cantata is also available (#20045), performed in place of the piano accompaniment. The orchestration can be ordered as a download.
Carols in this cantata:
Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
O Holy Night
O Little Town of Bethlehem
What Child is This?
Composer: Lewis H. Redner / William Dix / Adolphe Adam / V. Schumann/Felix Mendelssohn / Franz Gruber / J. Baptiste Calkin
Arranger: Janice Kapp Perry
Lyricist: Phillip Brooks / William Dix / trans. John S. Dwight / Martin Luther / Charles Wesley / Joseph Mohr / Henry W. Longfellow
Difficulty: Medium / medium-difficult acc.
Approx. 25 min.
Reference: Luke 2
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