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"We see a babe so holy" for SA choir & piano

Year of composition
Bill Cumming
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Modern classical music
Choir + keyboard
Instrumental parts
Not available
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This is the first time I have actually written the lyrics as well as the music. I hope both are acceptable! The music has a blues influence, particularly in the accompaniment. The choral parts are for soprano and alto and are not too demanding.

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