Christmas (Somervell, Arthur)

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Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1926. Plate H.11935.
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General Information

Work Title Christmas
Alternative. Title
Composer Somervell, Arthur
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 16 numbered sections in 6 parts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926
First Publication. 1926
Librettist Composer (mainly from the Bible)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation SATB soloists, SATB chorus, orchestra (2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bassoon, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, organ or piano, strings)


Misc. Comments

The composer also produced a version of this work with SA soloists and female chorus.