How Sweet the Sound (A Christmas Celebration). Composed by William Cutter. For SATB choir, organ, flute, oboe, bassoon, handbells (3 octaves). Cantatas. Christmas, Sacred. Moderately difficult. Choral score. Published by Roger Dean Publishing (LO.65-1866R).
Beginning with a meditative prelude to Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence, and culminating with a surprising We Three Kings, the composer has crafted a narrative of the season that will be successful as a major performance in church or on the concert stage.