The Huron Carol

('twas in the moon of wintertime)

Arr.: Cable, Howard Reid (1920-2016) [Canada]

Mel.: Brébeuf, Jean de (1593-1649) [Canada ; Quebec] (1643)


Text by Jean de Brébeuf (1593-1649) [Canada ; France ; Quebec]
Adaptor of the text: Middleton, Jesse Edgar (1872-1960) [Canada]
Edition
Published by Gordon V. Thompson Music [Canada] , 1993
Ref. : VG-253  (6 p.) , " Toronto children's chorus choral series "
Type of material: Choral score with piano
Copyright : 1993
Description
Text in: English + adapted in French
Epoque: 20th century (1990-2000)
Genre-Style-Form: Christmas carol
Mood of the piece: gentle
Type of Choir: SA (2 children OR girls choir OR women voices)
Instruments: Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 1
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: F minor ; A minor ; B flat minor
Duration: 2.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 3
Origin: Canada ; France
Musicological Sources: "Jesous Ahatonhia"
Comment(s): The first verse is in English; verses two and three are in French.