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Brooks-Davies: Christmas Lullaby (SSATB a cappella)

Year of composition
2008
Lyricist
J.A.Symonds
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Other
Instrumentation
Choir
Instrumental parts
Not available
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A worshipful setting of John Addington Symonds’s little known ’A Christmas Lullaby’ (the full version of the text can be found in my anthology, Christmas Please! (Orion Books, 2000, repr. 2003). It should be sung a cappella, with the soprano solo permitted to come through with as little competition as possible from the rest of the choir (!)while remaining gentle and meditative.

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