Unison voices or SA choir, optional descants, Orff instruments, percussion, handbells or handchimes - Beginning
Composed by Michael Burkhardt. Children's Collections/Major Works, Children's Choir Resources. Catholic Year A The Nativity of Our Lord; Year A Christmas Eve;. Christmas, 21st Century. Score (spiral bound). Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.50-1120).
Item Number: MN.50-1120
Scripture: Luke 2:1-20.
This set was designed with study guides for each of the five pieces, to be used in teaching them to children's choirs. With the creativity of the included Orff and percussion parts, handbells or handchimes may be substituted for some Orff instruments, they are similar to other pieces by Michael Burkhardt that require limited rehearsal time or reduced number of singers.
The carols included are:
He Is Born
Whence Comes this Rush of Wings
Come to Bethlehem with Me
On December Five and Twenty