Choral (SATB a cappella)
(from Spirituals and Swedish Chorales) Sing a New Song Series. Composed by Dominick Argento. BH Sing Noel. Boosey & Hawkes #M051478859. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48019899).
Item Number: HL.48019899
Juxtaposing the solemn and somber devotion expressed in the 17th-century Swedish chorale-hymns and the more unrestrained, joyful worship manifest in 19th-century spirituals, the extremely different music and origins, text and intention: rendering praise to the glory of God are remarkably similar.