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While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks - Choral

From Plank Road Publishing

arr. Karl Hitzemann

A distinguished group of musicians contributed to this wonderful old carol's creation. George Frideric Handel wrote the music, and years later, Richard Storrs Willis of "It Came Upon A Midnight Clear" fame infused Handel's melody with text adapted from an even older work published 1696. The result is timeless.

Our 2-part arrangement includes three verses with 8-bar interludes between each verse. It's an ideal first 2-part opportunity for a young choir, and it lets even more experienced choirs sound great. Use the orchestral recording or play the included piano accompaniment. Either way, this song will have a great impact.

The recorded accompaniment features piano, strings, guitar, bass, and flutes. A written piano part is also provided.

Sound excerpt available this summer. Estimated release date: August 31, 2018

About the Audio RecordingsAudio recordings contain full performance and accompaniment only (instrumental) tracks.

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Product Description
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks - 2-Part Choral
(minimum of 5)
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks - MasterTracks Performance/Accompaniment CD

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