Lullaby for Christmas (2001)


(Why cry, baby? Don't cry.)

Copper, William P. (born in 1953) [USA]

Text by Copper, William P. (born in 1953) [USA] (1991)
Published by Hartenshield Group Inc [USA], 2001
Ref. : 0354  (7 p.)
Type of material: Full score
Copyright : William P. Copper
Text in: English
Epoque: 21st century (2001-2010)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Carol ; Lullaby
Mood of the piece: lyric ; gentle
Type of Choir: SATB  (4 mixed voices )
Instrumentation: String orchestra (5 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Violin (2) ; Viola (1) ; Cello (1) ; Bass (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: F major
Duration: 3.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Data about the life of the work: Original carol linking the tears of mortality and birth with the tears of Christ's passion. Easy vocal parts with optional obbligato to high C.