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Item #: G-6238 Status: Available
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Vocal Forces: SATB
Accompaniment: Piano and Organ
Separate Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Cello, Organ, Harp
Tune Name: Mueller
Text Source: Vv. 1, 2: Anonymous; vs. 3: John T. McFarland, 1851–1913
Difficulty Level: E
These three stanzas on the more familiar “Away in a Manger” melody (mueller) make a perfect architectural soundscape: verse 1 for solo, unison (children’s voices would be brilliant); verse 2 for TB voices; verse 3 for SATB choir.
It could be done with solo piano or a more magical realization with optional flute, oboe, cello, harp and organ.
Liturgical: Christmas Vigil, Christmas Eve
Scored for: Harp
Number of Pages: 8