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