Shiloh (For Christmas)

( Methinks I see an heav'nly Host, Of Angels on the Wing )

Billings, William (1746-1800) [ USA ]

Text by Billings, William (1746-1800) [USA]
Published by C. T. Wagner [USA] , 1973
Ref. : C-062904  (8 p.)
Editor or author of the restitution: Anderson, Gillian
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Text in: English
Epoque: 18th century
Genre-Style-Form: Fuging tune
Mood of the piece: joyous
Type of Choir: SATB  (4 mixed voices )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: G major
Duration: 5.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 5
Origin: USA
Musicological Sources: The Suffolk Harmony (Boston, J. Norman, 1786), pp.1-2
Comment(s): Extensive performance notes included in score

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