The shepherds sing composed by Bob Chilcott. For SATB choir (with soprano solo), trumpet, piano/harp. Mixed Voices. Christmas, Choral Leaflet. Vocal score. 12 pages. Duration 3.5'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193387201).
ISBN 9780193387201. Christmas, Choral Leaflet. 10 x 7 inches.
for SATB, trumpet in B flat, and piano or harp The shepherds sing is a sweet and tranquil setting of a Christmas text by George Herbert. With an atmospheric accompaniment and a simple instrumental countermelody, it begins with a beautiful soprano solo before opening out into gentle choral harmonies.