Christmas Anthem (James P. Carrell)
- (Posted 2017-02-08) CPDL #43028:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-02-08). Score information: Letter, 2 pages, 101 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note heads converted to oval shapes.
- (Posted 2017-02-08) CPDL #43027:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2017-02-08). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 2 pages, 102 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note heads in shapenote (4-shape) format, as originally published in 1821.
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1706, Horae Lyricae, poem entitled The Nativity of Christ, with four stanzas. Carrell used all four stanzas of Watts' poem in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Shepherds rejoice, lift up your eyes.