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Morning Has Broken (Zaninelli)

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Luigi Zaninelli

Arranged by Luigi Zaninelli


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General Info

Year: 2021
Duration: c. 5:35
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Hymn
Publisher: Unknown
Cost: Score and Parts - Unknown


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Program Notes

Morning Has Broken was commissioned in honor of the brave health workers and first responders for their heroism during the COVID-19 crisis, and is dedicated to those who suffered tragedy and loss as a result of the pandemic.

- Program Note by composer


Morning Has Broken is a hymn first published in 1931. It has words by English author Eleanor Farjeon and was inspired by the village of Alfriston in East Sussex, then set to a traditional Scottish Gaelic tune, Bunessan. It is often sung in children's services and in funeral services.

English pop musician and folk singer Cat Stevens included a version on his album Teaser and the Firecat (1971). The song became identified with Stevens due to the popularity of this recording.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


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Performances

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  • William Carey University (Hattiesburg, Miss.) Pops Band (Jeremy Morgan, conductor) - 26 April 2022
  • University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg) Symphonic Winds (Colin McKenzie, conductor) - 3 October 2021 *Premiere Performance*


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