A Christmas Rose (Full Set)
Young concert band - Grade 1.5
Composed by John Wasson. Rising Band. Score and set of parts. Duration 2 minutes, 23 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.024-4078-00).
Item Number: CL.024-4078-00
"A Christmas Rose" is a setting of "Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming,' a German Christmas hymn by Michael Praetorius, originally written in 1599. This dramatic setting gives young musicians an opportunity to play lyrically and with expressive dynamics. As various families of instruments in the band are featured, every player has an opportunity for rich and lyrical playing. This work will provide an intimate musical portrait in your holiday concert.
About Rising Band Series
The Sound Foundations and Rising Band Series are carefully written to provide quality programming correlated to the first four semesters of band instruction. The Rising Band series includes publications at two grade levels identified by color. The GREEN Grade 1.5 Rising Band Series further expands the note, key and rhythmic content continuing the sequence of musical developmental. The MAROON Grade 2 Rising Band Series completes the two-year sequence with quality works for the band that's growing in musical proficiency