Bethlehem Night by Terry Taylor. For unison choir and piano (with optional 2 octave handbells (2 octave handchimes)). Rote to Note Series. Sacred Anthem, Christmas. Octavo. Published by Chorister's Guild (LO.CGA1135).
Gently syncopated rhythms and a flowing, legato melody accentuate this fresh rendering of the Christmas story. Especially appealing to younger children, the anthem uses concrete images and easy-to-memorize rhyming patterns to recall the amazing events surrounding Christ's birth. An optional handbell or handchime descant adds extra sparkle to this irresistible anthem that children can learn quickly and easily.