Personent Hodie composed by Mark Hayes. For SATB choir, piano (with optional brass quintet, percussion). Christmas. Octavo. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.15-3145H).
This grand arrangement of the fourteenth-century German melody features a mixture of unison, polyphonic, and homophonic sections, echo effects, and sudden dynamic shifts. In addition to the traditional Latin text, Mark has written two additional English verses that will work in a school or church setting.