Little Christmas Traveler (Sacred Musical) (Director's Manual). Composed by Mark Cabaniss. Arranged by John Purifoy. For Children's Choir (DIR*E*CTOR MAN). Brookfield Christmas Choral. Sacred. 48 pages. Published by Brookfield Press (HL.8742493).
Angels are singing ... bells are ringing ... and the shepherds are hurrying to the manger to see the newborn King! Benjamin is a shepherd boy whose father says is too young to make the journey, so he sets out on his own with his pet sheep and a loaf of bread to find Bethlehem and the Baby. During his journey, this little traveler learns some important truths. This easily-prepared 16-minute musical is perfect for younger children's choirs and can be performed with as few as eight children or many more. The reproducible Director's Manual offers permission to photocopy singer's sheets and dialog, making LITTLE CHRISTMAS TRAVELER a budget-stretching, flexible presentation for Christmas! Journey to the heart of the nativity with LITTLE CHRISTMAS TRAVELER. Available: Director's Manual, Performance/Accompaniment CD (split-track accomp.), Preview Cassette (full performance only) and Preview Cassette Pak (contains 12 preview cassettes for individual rehearsal at home). Performance Time: 16 minutes. For Grades K-4.