The Coventry Carol by Victor C. Johnson. For SSA choir, piano (with optional flute). Sacred Anthem, Christmas, Epiphany. Medium. Octavo. Published by Sacred Music Press (LO.10-1950S).
Finely crafted choral writing conveys this familiar and poignant Yuletide text. The simple vocal lines are buoyed throughout by the gently rolling keyboard writing. An optional flute part helps set the mood for this beautiful, intimate setting.