2-part treble choir, SATB choir, flute, handbells, piano, and organ, with optional flute II and Bell tree - Medium to Moderately Difficult - Digital Download
Composed by Michael Praetorius (1571-1621) and Robert Scholz. Annunciation, Christmas, Christmas-Sacred. Instrument parts. 9 pages. MorningStar Music Publishers #50-1034-E. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MQ.50-1034-E).
Item Number: MQ.50-1034-E
Traditional Praetorius setting surrounded by two other German chorales,"A Great and Mighty Wonder" and"This Night a Wondrous Revelation." Instruments provide shimmering ethereal atmosphere. Choir parts never more difficult than Praetorius setting. May be used as processional or antiphonal treble choir/mixed choir anthem. Required instruments (Flute, Handbells, Piano or Synthesizer, and Organ) plus opt. Flute II and Bell Tree, play from Choir Score. Optional full orchestral instruments available separately.
Instrumental Parts include: Piano, Flutes I and II, Oboes I and II, Clarinets I and II in A, Bassoons I and II, Horns I and III, Horns II and IV, Trumpets I and II in B-flat, Trombones I and II, Contrabassoon/Bass Clarinet, Harp, Bell Tree and Finger Cymbals, Glockenspiel, Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Cello, Bass.