Gentle Mary Laid Her Child composed by Ruth Elaine Schram. For SATB choir (divisi, a cappella). Te Deum Choral Series. Sacred Anthem, Christmas. Octavo. Published by Lorenz Publishing Company (LO.10-4517L).
Although this tune is often associated with up-beat, rhythmic settings, Ruth Elaine Schram's arrangement offers a more thoughtful and poignant approach befitting the reverent text. Rich harmonies and well-crafted choral lines ensure a captivating presentation for Christmas worship or holiday concerts.