In the Bleak Midwinter – SATB

Photo credit: Susan WD via / CC BY-SA
Photo credit: Susan WD via / CC BY-SA

SATB Voices and Keyboard, with Oboe Obligato

Arranged by Earlene Rentz
Music by Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
Lyrics by Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)
Moderate Difficulty
Piano and Oboe Accompaniment MP3, Free with Purchase
Also available:  SSA
Duration 3:45

The beautiful poetry of Christina Rossetti and a beautiful melody by Gustav Holst provide the material for this Christmas arrangement. The oboe obligato sets the scene for the text, creating the mysterious mood of that special night. Enjoy the imagery and wonder as your choir prepares the congregation for the great mystery and miracle of the Season.


Listen:  Washtenaw Community College Chamber Singers