Lully, Lulla by Carlton R. Young. For unison treble voices, handbells. Christmas, Epiphany. Moderately Easy. Octavo. Scripture: Matthew 2. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.50-1079).
With Scripture: Matthew 2. Christmas, Epiphany.
Erik Routley in The English Carol describes the fifteenth century "Coventry Carol" as "perhaps the simplest and most beautiful of all the lullaby carols." Carlton Young retains these qualities in an expressive and poignant setting for SSA voices and handbells appropriate for Christmas, Epiphany, and Holy Innocents (Matthew 2:13-18). Handbells (5 octaves: 31 bells).