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Once in Royal David's City

By Jeffrey Van

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SATB choir divisi (a cappella) - Medium
Composed by Jeffrey Van. Collegiate. Catholic Year C Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God. Christmas, Hanging of the Green, Lessons and Carols. Octavo. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.50-1705).

Item Number: MN.50-1705

An introspective and reflective setting of this Christmas standard on the tune IRBY. The composer includes many of the elements that have become associated with this hymn. This arrangement begins with either a treble solo, or with all sopranos, it then broadens into a rich setting of the following stanzas, and ends with a hushed treatment of the text And our eyes at last shall see him. May be used in worship or concerts.

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  • 5

    Jimbo_0369
    Location:
    Waterboro, ME
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • January 13, 2016 Once in Royal David's City

    This is a great arrangement. I love beginning the song with a soprano solo (think boy choir, while singing). Then the way the piece is divided with Soprano/Alto on v.2 and TTBB on v. 3 then SATB for the final verse.

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