Never a Child as He (CME Intermediate). By James Niblock. Arranged by David L. Brunner. For Choral, Chorus, Piano (UNIS). CME Intermediate Series. 8 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051468386. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48004588).
Each verse of this modal melody is set over a different accompanying texture. The vocal range is easily accessible to the beginning chorus. The innocence of the text coupled with the simple, folk-like character of the melody results in a charming lullaby.