I Sing the Birth (Elgar, Edward)

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Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., 1928.
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General Information

Work Title I Sing the Birth
Alternative. Title Carol (an Hymn on the Nativity of our Saviour)
Composer Elgar, Edward
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEE 119
Key A minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1928
First Publication. 1928
Librettist Ben Jonson (ca.1572-1637)
Language English
Dedication Rev. Harcourt B. S. Fowler, Elmley Castle, Worcestershire.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3-4 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB)