The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy by Andre J. Thomas. For SATB choir, piano (with optional percussion). Christmas. Octavo. 15 pages. Duration 2 minutes 45 seconds. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.15-2892H).
Andre Thomas's signature style shines in this dynamic setting of a favorite folk carol from Trinidad that was commissioned for the centennial performances of the St. Olaf Choir's Christmas Festival. Steel drum and percussion lend an authentic island flavor to this festive selection that will fit perfectly in both school and church settings. Percussion instruments include: Claves, Timbales, Congas, Bongos-Campana, Guiro, and Drum Set.