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Item #: G-9499 Status: Available
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Instrumental parts included: Percussion
Separate Instruments: Flute I, Flute II, Trumpet I in B-flat, Trumpet I in C, Trumpet II in B-flat, Trumpet II in C
Text Source: Ref. Piae Cantiones, 1582; vv. Joseph S. Cook, 1859–1933
Music Source: Ref. and tune: Piae Cantiones, 1582
Difficulty Level: E
The traditional 16th-century Christmas hymn “Gaudete” has been arranged by Chris de Silva for SAB voices, winds and percussion. At the center of this piece is the hymn itself surrounded by choral fanfares inviting listeners to rejoice at the birth of Christ, the Son of Mary.
Percussion part is for snare drum.
Liturgical: Christmas Vigil, Christmas Night, Christmas Dawn, Christmas Day, Epiphany
Scored for: Brass
Number of Pages: 8
Language: English; Latin