Journals Higher Education


Sheet Music

Published: 28 September 2006

Duration: 4 minutes

Difficulty: Easy - Moderately Difficult

Suitable For: Christmas

12 Pages | 10.0 x 7.0 inches

ISBN: 9780193356412

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Bookseller Code (32)

Alan Bullard

A boy is born in Bethlehem (Puer natus)

Vocal score

Forces or Category: SA(B) & piano/organ/chamber orchestra

Orchestration: 2 fl, ob, 2 cl, bn (opt), 2 hn (II=opt), str

for SA(B) and piano or organ or chamber orchestra
This lively carol is fast and fleeting, propelled forward by a constantly shifting metre and a characterful accompaniment. It may be sung in English or to the Latin text taken from Piae Cantiones. It is a captivating carol, and a rewarding sing.
Orchestral material is available on hire.