A Christmas Triptych .- Adam lay ybounden (2003)

Adam lay in bondage

Adam lay ybounden- I Sing of a Maiden- When Christ was born of Mary Free

Thoburn, Crawford R. (born in 1933) [USA]

Published by Mark Foster Music Co [USA] , 2003 ; in A Christmas Triptych (14 p.)
Ref. : 600  (5 p.)
Type of material: Piano-vocal score
Other titles on the same score: I Sing of a Maiden ; When Christ was born of Mary Free
Text in: old English
Epoque: 21st century (2001-2010)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred
Mood of the piece: joyous ; reflective
Type of Choir: SATB (4 men + women OR children + men voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 1
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: C major ; C minor
Liturgical Use: Advent ; Christmas
Biblical references: Genesis
Source of text: 15th Century
Comment(s): New original composition gives fresh insight into venerable poem.