Away in a manger for soprano and alto with piano accompaniment

Composer
W.J. Kirkpatrick
Year of composition
1890
Arranger
Year of arrangement
1982
Lyricist
trad
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Duet
Instrumental parts
Not available
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An easy to listen arrangement of the well known carol, this is a straightforward arrangement for soprano and alto (or mezzo soprano). It can also work with a small ladies choir or a children's choir.

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