3 motets/ Three motets .- Gloria

op.57,1

(Gloria tibi Domine ; A babe is born all of a May ; For Him to serve, God gave us grace ; Now three great kings they cometh hence ; And on that night the angels mild)

...Commissioned by the Lincoln High School Chamber Ensemble, Stockton, CA, Gary K, Wright, director, for performance at the ACDA Western Division Convention, 1994...

Mechem, Kirke F. (born in 1925) [USA]


Text by Anonyme
Adaptor of the text: Mechem, Kirke F. (born in 1925) [USA]
Edition
Published by G. Schirmer [USA] , 1994
Ref. : ED-3936-1 ; HL 50482211 (distributed by Hal Leonard)  (10 p.)
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Description
Text in: English + adapted in Latin
Epoque: 20th century (1990-2000)
Genre-Style-Form: Christmas carol ; Christmas song ; Anthem ; Sacred
Type of Choir: SATB divisi (4 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Duration: 3.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 4
Musicological Sources: "Each of the Three Motets is complete in itself, but for concert use, there is an advantage to performing all three as a group."--p.[i]
Source of text: Anonymous 15th century text
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