Missa de Nativitate D.N.J.C. Op. 42 (Schehl, J. Alfred)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For SA or TB voices, or male and female voices, with organ

PDF scanned by Jeffrey Quick
Jaquick (2018/2/5)

Arranger Composer
Publisher. Info. Boston: McLaughlin & Reilly, 1945. Plate M. & R. Co. 1411_24.
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General Information

Work Title Missa de Nativitate D.N.J.C. Op. 42
Alternative. Title Christmas Carol Mass
Composer Schehl, J. Alfred
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op. 42
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJS 8
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1943
Language Latin
Dedication "To the memory of my friend, the Very Rev. Henry J. Lehman, Pastor of St. Lawrence Church, Cincinnati O. (1941-1944)"
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB, tenor optional), organ

Navigation etc.

  • Based on Adeste fideles, Angels we have heard on high, Lo how a rose e'er blooming, and Puer natus est (Introit for 3rd Mass of Christmas)
  • "Originally for 3 or 4 mixed voices"