"Cradled in a Manger, Lowly" for S, A, & 'Cello

Year of composition
George Stringer Rowe
Easy (Grades 1-3)
4 minutes
Classical music
Duet (Voice)
Instrumental parts
Not available

My wife, the minister wanted to sing this on Christmas eve, but the tunes in our hymnal were, well, less than enticing. I though I'd have a go at them, and this is the result. Too late for this year, but maybe useful in the future. If you like it, let me know. For congregational singing, I'd put it down a step. As a duet, up a step might work, as suits the ranges of the singers. The bottom line can be played on 'cello, bassoon, bass clarinet, bass recorder, or organ, if necessary. A performance possibility would be to have recorders, clarinets or various instrument combinations play along with the singers on some verses. Email me for parts, if needed.

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