O Blessed Jesus 2007

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Composer:Lonneke, Michael (1943 - ), American
Lyricist:Paul Gerhardt in Praxis Pietatis Melica 1656
First Line:O Blessed Jesus, This Thy lowly manger is
Genre:Christmas Anthem
Instruments:SATB choir, 2 flutes, oboe (fl optional), cello, bass, organ
Submitter:Lonneke, Michael
Email:mlonneke (e-mail)
Translator:O Jesu Christ! dein Kripplein ist, translated by Catherine Winkworth, from her Lyra Germanica: Second Series, 1858, p. 18.
This anthem is based on the 2005 Hymn tune, Riney, and was first performed at St. George's church, Fairfax, VA on Dec. 16, 2007. Permission is granted for church SERVICE use. For concert permission or other uses, contact the composer.