Of the Father's love begotten

(Of the Father's love begotten ; O that birth forever blessed ; O ye heights of heav'n adore Him ; Thee let old men, Thee let young men ; Christ to Thee with God the Father)

Arr.: Chenoweth, Wilbur R. (1899-1980) [USA]

Text by Prudentius, Aurelius Clemens (348-413) [Spain]
Adaptor of the text: Neale, John Mason (1818-1866) [Great Britain]
Baker, Henry Williams (1821-1877) [Great Britain]
Published by Lawson-Gould Music [USA] , 1961
Ref. : LG 51038  (11 p.) , " Roger Wagner choral series "
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Anthem
Type of Choir: SSATB (5 mixed voices)
Instrumentation: Keyboard (1 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Organ (1) or Piano (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: G major ; E flat major
Duration: 3.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas ; Advent
Number of verses: 5
Musicological Sources: Based on Divinum Mysterium (13th century Plain Song)
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 894   (78 copies)