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Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Composer
Mendelssohn (adapted W. H. Cummings)
Year of composition
1820
Arranger
Lyricist
Charles Wesley
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Choir
Instrumental parts
Not available
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An exciting, fast, loud and rhythmically challenging version of the well-known carol with words by Charles Wesley. Not for the faint-hearted, but a dramatic and powerful arrangement. Perfect for the choir that wants to show off with something both familiar and new, for a Christmas concert. Printed copies of this score are available from the composer’s personal website - see my Sibelius homepage for details (click on my name at the top of the page)

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