The Holy Night (Brewer, John Hyatt)

Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. New York: Schirmer, 1901. Plate 15970.
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General Information

Work Title The Holy Night
Alternative. Title Christmas cantata for soli, quartet and chorus with organ accompaniment
Heilige Nacht
Composer Brewer, John Hyatt
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 5
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 numbers
First Publication. 1901 – New York: Schirmer
Librettist Selected by the composer from the works of Martin Luther, Johann Friedrich von Meyer (1172–1849),
Paul Gerhardt (1607–1676), Caspar Füger (1562–1617), and the Bible
Language English
Dedication Rev. David Gregg, D.D.; Brooklyn, N.Y.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass + mixed chorus (SATB)