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La Ballade de Jesus Christ

By John Duggan

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(SATB choir a cappella)
Composed by John Duggan. Choral. Octavo. 6 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV292237. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14041848).

Item Number: HL.14041848

ISBN 1780382103. 6.75x10 inches.

This French carol from the seventeeth century or earlier is well known as the hymn Let all mortal flesh keep silence; and this arrangement was commissioned in 2007 by the Oxford choir, Sospiri, for their CD of Christmas music, Videte Miraculum. The text, a miniature morality tale, has a simple, almost childlike quality to it and this is reflected in the shimmering harmonies and soft, fleeting dissonances, presenting the story as a bittersweet fairy tale.

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