SATB Choir, Piano
Composed by Jeff Smallman. Sacred. Choral octavo. With Text language: French. Composed 2010. Duration 2:40. Published by Lighthouse Music Publications (LH.LMP-C0929).
Item Number: LH.LMP-C0929
7.25 x 10.25 inches. Text: Anonymous.
Commissioned by the Woodstock Fanshawe Singers. This is a beautiful setting of the traditional French carol in the form of a lullaby sung to the baby Jesus. Given an a cappella treatment, the melody is assigned to different voices as the work progresses, resulting in a rich, polyphonic sound.