J:10001869:BP:The Bells of Christmas
The Bells of Christmas
- C L Barnhouse Company
This interesting work for concert band with narrator for your holiday program. Opening with martial sounds that harken back to the days of the Civil War, the text of the beloved carol I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is revealed in the context of that historic period. The music provides a stirring backdrop as the true meaning of the text is conveyed to the audience. Optional handbell choir parts are included.