Composed in 1978 this is a setting of a Dutch traditional carol. The work opens with an extended passage for solo oboe, molto rubato. The vocal writing includes sections for various combinations of voice-parts, both with and without the oboe. A further solo oboe passage brings the work soflty to a close.
Suitable for advanced standard performers.
- Child Is Born In Bethlehem, A
Partsongs - ATB
Boosey & Hawkes
|Scoring||Mixed choir (ATB) or ATB soli & Oboe [Oboe part available as free download from boosey.com]|