Personent Hodie – TB

TB Voices and Piano
14th Century Carol
Arranged by Earlene Rentz
Moderate Difficulty
Words from Piae Cantiones, 1582
Translation by Jane M. Joseph (18941929)
Also Available: TBB, TTB
Duration ca. 2:50

This arrangement of a medieval carol is filled with open 5ths. The melody is distributed between the voice parts in appropriate ranges. Most voices are involved throughout, building with intensity toward the ending…Gloria in excelsis Deo! Both the Latin and the Jane M. Joseph translation are provided. Although musical notation is not provided for a hand drum and finger cymbal, feel free to add and improvise