The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy composed by Earlene Rentz. For SAT (B) choir and piano (with optional bongo, castanets, claves, small percussion). Mixed Voices Series. Christmas, Sacred, Choral. Octavo. Published by Chorister's Guild (LO.CGA1036).
The energy of Christmas comes alive in this dynamic arrangement of the familiar West Indian carol. Punchy, syncopated rhythms while unique countermelodies complement the well-known melody and the optional percussion instruments add a level of excitement that moves this piece from "awesome" to "unforgettable! ".