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BEHOLD NEW JOY:  ANCIENT CAROLS OF CHRISTMAS

SATB, organ, brass octet (4 trumpets, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone, tuba) (13 min. concert finale)
Commissioned and premiered by the Los Angeles Master Chorale, Dec. 2011

All carols in the set have some root in the Latin carol-book “Piae Cantiones”(1582)

  • PERSONENT HODIE (English version also available:
    “On This Day Earth Shall Ring”)
  • IN DULCI JUBILO (Latin-English version also available)
  • ECCE NOVUM GAUDIUM
  • CORDE NATUS EX PARENTIS (English version also available:
    “Of a Father’s Love Begotten”)

 


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