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The Angels Sing

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"It Came Upon a Midnight Clear" is a fine classic Christmas Carol, and I had no inkling to do anything with it, until I noticed that each of the verses seemed to point towards a chorus that didn't exist.  So, I wrote new music for the existing lyrics, and added a chorus that seemed to me to fit well.

I may eventually write an arrangement of this for choir that includes accompaniment, but I quite like this as-is as a simple carol / hymn, too.

The "Three Christmas Carols" choir booklet (6.875"x10.5") which includes this song may be purchased by clicking the "Add to Cart" button above to the right, selecting the desired quantity (minimum order is 4 copies), and following the Checkout process.  Shipping & handling is calculated at the cart page based on location.  USPS Priority Mail may be specified at checkout.  A low-resolution version of the sheet music may be downloaded below.

The audio recording (vocals by Matthew Curtis, piano by Fen Frehner) used in the sheet-music video above will be available for purchase soon.  E-mail me if you would like to be notified.  Excellent rehearsal tracks (predominant, left-panned, and muted) are available for purchase at .
A small simple MIDI file that should play on most computers is included in the downloads area below.

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