Little babe, holy babe (1968)

( .....sleeping peacefully, little Child )

Gerstmann, Blanche Wilhelminia (1910 - 1973) [ South Africa ]


Text by Colf, Attie van der (1932 - 2002) [ South Africa ] (1968)
Edition
Published by DALRO [ South Africa ] , 1991 ; in South African Christmas Carols Vol 2 (81 p.)
Number of pages : 5
Type of material: Choral score with piano
Copyright : DALRO
ISMN/ISBN : 0869645420
Description
Text in: English + adapted in Afrikaans
Epoque: 20th century (1970-1979)
Genre-Style-Form: Sacred ; Carol ; Lullaby
Mood of the piece: affectionate ; calm
Type of Choir: SSA (3 children OR women OR women + children voices )
Instrumentation: Keyboard (1 instrumental part(s))
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: G flat major
Duration: 3.0 min.
Liturgical Use: Christmas
Number of verses: 1
Origin: South Africa
Musicological Sources: Afrikaans words by A.P. van der Colf ; On page two the piece modulates to B flat major and back to G flat major on page four