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Title Sung by the Shepherds
Commercial Availability Status Available
Ensemble Type Vocal (Solo or Small Ensemble)

Voice and Piano

Duration 5
Current Publisher G. Schirmer Inc.
Edition Or Catalog Number Hal Leonard 50289610; Music Room GS28961

Cataloging Information

Copyright Date And Owner ©1963 G. Schirmer; ©1991 Virgil Thomson Estate
Year Composed 1963
Year Revised
First Publisher G. Schirmer Inc.
Year Published 1963
Manuscript Source(s) Location


Cardell Number V23[A]
Meckna Number W146

Additional Notes & Comments

Instrumentation Notes
Research Notes

Text: (English) from "A Hymn to the Nativity," by Richard Crashaw

CC: Score for Sale

CC: See also "Praises and Prayers"

Not to be confused with W94 ("The Nativity as Sung by the Shepherds").

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