The Gift of the Magi - Cantata01547 Write a review
Sacred Christmas program for mixed chorus (SATB), male and female narrators, piano, and C instrument*, juxtaposing the story "The Gift of the Magi" with the account of Christ's birth. Classic New Testament scripture is combined with verses by O. Henry, accompanied by both original and familiar music.
Optional orchestration available separately (#20032).
Some musical pieces included:
Once In Royal David's City
God So Loved the World
Away In a Manger
Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming
*May substitute organ for C instrument, if necessary.
Composer: Oliver X. White
Arranger: Oliver X. White
Lyricist: O Henry, adapted by Oliver X. White
Performance time: 23:00
Reference: Luke 2