The Chelsea Carol
Choral (SATB, Organ)
Composed by Eric Whitacre (1970-). Eric Whitacre Choral. 16 pages. Published by Shadow Water Music (HL.117714).
Item Number: HL.117714
“Come thou Wisdom, Gift of Winter” – Composed for the Choirs of Birmingham-Southern College Service of Lessons and Carols, this meditative advent work for SATB divisi voices and organ with a Latin text by Charles Anthony Silvestri features chant-like melodies over vocal and organ pedal tones, vivid dissonances and striking dynamic contrasts. Duration ca. 7:20.