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Austrian Carol, An

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Robert Sheldon

Hymn arranged by Robert Sheldon)


Subtitle: Still, Still, Still


General Info

Year: 2012
Duration: c. 3:30
Difficulty: I (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music
Cost: Score and Parts - $48.00   |   Score Only - $6.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute
Oboe
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Trumpet I-II
Horn in F
Trombone/Baritone/Bassoon
Tuba
Piano
Percussion, including:

  • Bells
  • Suspended cymbal
  • Triangle


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

Still, Still, Still is an Austrian Christmas carol and lullaby. In German, its first line translates to "Hush, hush, hush, for the little child wants to sleep!" The melody is a folk tune from the region around Salzburg, and appeared for the first time in 1865 in a folk song collection of the founder of the Salzburg Museum. Correlated to Sound Innovations for Concert Band, Book 2, Level 2, this lovely setting for young band provides opportunities for expression and lyricism on any holiday concert.

- Program note by publisher


Media

Reference recording. Ensemble and conductor unknown


State Ratings

None discovered thus far.


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