Hail! Babe of God the very Son

(Hail! Babe of God the very Son ; From wonderland Thou camest Child ; Gold are the curls upon Thy head ; Thy limbs of ivory, snow-white ; Lo, hyacinths are in Thine hand ; The Godhead doth Thy bosom fire)

Adaptor of the text: Woodward, George Ratcliffe (1848-1934) [Great Britain]
Published by Mercury Music [USA] , 1945 ; in Ten Christmas Carols (16 p.)
Ref. : 352-00059  (2 p.)
Editor or author of the restitution: White, Ernest
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Anthem ; Christmas carol
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 minor
Duration: 3.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 6
Musicological Sources: Melody from Kölnisches Gesangbuch, 1625
Source of text: Words from Kölnisches Gesangbuch, 1625
Princeton, USA
Talbott Library, Westminster Choir College of Rider University
101 Walnut Lane, PRINCETON, NJ 08540     Ph. (+1) 609-921-7100
Consultable under : Perf. Coll. # 565   (60 copies)