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Did You Hear the Angels Sing

Soprano solo, SATB chorus, and Organ

Commissioned in memory of Samuel H. Miller by the Harvard University Choir for its annual carol service. The text is Christmas Carol by Samuel H. Miller.

Composed: 1968
Text by: Samuel H. Miller
Duration: 6:00
Publisher: E. C. Schirmer Music Company
Catalog Number(s): 2914


Samuel H. Miller’s poem is dramatically stated by Perera within contemporary sonorities. An independent organ part elevates itself as an equal to the more chordal lines. Organist as well as singers should be experienced in this Christmas work. Recommended for the better adult church choirs.

The Choral Journal 3/75

Did You Hear the Angels Sing


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