Composed by Joseph M. Martin. Shawnee Sacred. Cantata, Christmas, Concert. Softcover. Duration 2700 seconds. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.1197397).
ISBN 9781705193143. UPC: 196288134374. 6.75x10.5x0.337 inches.
Take the journey to Christmas with this inviting cantata that is filled with music of hope and promise. The prophecy and acclamation of Christ's birth is wonderfully conveyed through new music and fresh arrangements of treasured carols, alongside a scripture-based narration. Filled with vivid musical contrasts, this work is designed to be approachable for choirs of any size. Stunning orchestrations give directors instrumental options, and a full line of support materials help encourage learning and successful presentations. Songs include: A Flourish of Carols; Advent Lament; Credo in Candlelight; Comfort, Hope and Joy; A Joyful, Jubilant Song; A Palace in Bethlehem; Angels We Have Heard on High, Gloria!; Child of Promise; Let There Be Joy. For the Accompaniment, Split, and Part Dominant Tracks: Audio is accessed online using the unique code generated upon purchase and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right. To purchase, click on the cart icon and add to the Shopping Cart. HL01197404: Accompaniment Tracks HL01197405: Split Tracks HL01197412 Part Dominant Tracks.