Gift of the Magi by Katrina Wreede. For soprano, tenor, cello, and piano. Set of songs. Intermediate/Advanced. Score and parts. Composed 2003. Duration 16 minutes. Published by Vlazville Music (VZ.VV2052).
Based on the short story by O. Henry, the seven short movements tell the story. Very accessible, it can be prepared in limited rehearsal time; perfect for Christmas concerts and church services. Commissioned by the American Composers Forum as part of the Composers in the Schools project.