Geborn ist Gottes Sohnelein
God's infant Son

(Geborn is Gottes Sohnelein ; God's infant Son to save us men ; Schlaf' sanft in meines Herzens Schrein ; Sleep gently in my heart enshrined ; Nun lasst uns singen und sein froh ; Now let us join our mirth to show)

Praetorius, Michael (1571-1621) [Germany]

Adaptor of the text: Beveridge, Lowell P. (1905-1991) [USA]
Published by G. Schirmer [USA] , 1947
Ref. : 9640  (6 p.)
Editor or author of the restitution: Beveridge, Lowell P.
Type of material: Score with keyboard for rehearsal only
Text in: German + adapted in English ; Latin
Epoque: 17th century (1600-1649)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Anthem
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): A
Tonality: G major
Duration: 1.5 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 3
Musicological Sources: From Musae Sioniae, Part VI (1609)
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Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 546   (56 copies)