Christmas melody by Lewis H.Redner (1831-1908)
Text by Philipps Brooks.
Edited by Lucio Mosè Benaglia
Instrumentation: 3 flutes, 3 clarinets, strings and choir (SATB)
Dedication: MusicAlmenno Orchestra
First performance | Performers: 2016 – Maximilianskirche in Munich – Maxchor München – Orchestra MusicAlmenno – conductor Francesco Mazzoleni | 2017 – Basilica di S.Martino – Alzano Lombardo – Maxchor München and Coro S.Giorgio Lecco – Orchestra MusicAlmenno – conductor Francesco Mazzoleni
Edition: unpublished work
Description: elaboration from the melody very well known in the United States and typical example of the nineteenth-century American choral.