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Item #: G-5923 Status: Available
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Vocal Forces: SAB, Adults with children, Assembly
Separate Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Cello, Guitar
Difficulty Level: E
“Wood of the Cradle’ is ideal for a Christmas-Epiphany intergenerational choir of unison children, youth or adult SAB voices, guitar, woodwinds, and cello.
Its tender, expressive folklike quality is captivating.
The eucharistic imagery in the assembly refrain would also make this piece a good choice for a Communion processional.
Liturgical: Christmas Vigil, Christmas Night, Christmas Dawn, Christmas Day, Epiphany
Scored for: Mixed Ensemble, Strings, Woodwinds
Number of Pages: 16
Suitable for Children: Yes