Christmas Melody by Adolphe Adam (1803-1856)
Text by Placide Cappeau
Orchestration by Lucio Mosè Benaglia
Instrumentation: Soprano, choir (SATB), flute, 2 clarinets, 2 horns, strings and organ
Dedication: Maxchor Munich
First performance | Performers: 2009 – Maximilianskirche München – Judith Hesping, soprano – Maxchor München – Orchestra of the Maximilianskirche München conducted by Gerald Häußler
Edition: unpublished work
Description: Revisitation of Adam’s beautiful melody, in a chamber style, adapting it to the liturgical needs of the church where it was performed during a Christmas mass.