SATB choir, piano
Composed by Mark Hayes (1953-). Choral. Christmas. Octavo. Heritage Music Press #15/3594H. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.15-3594H).
Item Number: LO.15-3594H
Beginning simply and starkly, the work grows in intensity to an impressive climax, and then gradually returns to the more subdued mood with which it began. Drawn from Hayes's "International Carol Suites", this staple of Christmas choral literature also incorporates vibrant, original text. "Hark, hear the song, joyful and strong, music so fair, filling the air. ".