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"Twas in the moon of wintertime the first American Christmas carol by Roz Abisch

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • Carols,
  • Christmas music,
  • Music,
  • Wyandot Indians,
  • Indians of North America

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About the Edition

Relates the creation of the first Christmas carol in the New World in the fifteenth century.

Edition Notes

Includes the melody with original words in Huron Indian by Father Jean de Brébeuf and English translation by J.E. Middleton.

StatementAdapted by Roz Abisch. Illustrated by Boche Kaplan
ContributionsBrébeuf, Jean de, Saint, 1593-1649, Kaplan, Boche, illus
LC ClassificationsM1669 .A
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24754961M
ISBN 100139333584
ISBN 109780139333583
LC Control Number69012825

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The Huron Indian Carol. Canadian Carol / arr. Morley Calvert. Concert Band Conductor Score. 'Twas in the Moon of Wintertime (also known as "The Huron Carol" and "The Huron Indian Carol") is generally considered the first Canadian Christmas carol. This hauntingly beautiful piece set for band is not too difficult but very effective on a holidayCategory: Concert Band. Twas in the Moon of Wintertime. Jason W. Krug - Grand Mesa Music. Click to review. Based on the French Canadian Huron Carol, this lush, expertly scored work would be perfect to include on a winter holiday concert. Includes an optional hand drum part. This dramatic work features a driving rhythm underneath the soaring tune, punctuated by. ’Twas in the moon of wintertime, When all the birds had fled, That mighty Gitchi Manitou Sent angel choirs instead; Before their light the stars grew dim, And wondering hunters heard the hymn: Jesus your King is born, Jesus is born, In excelsis gloria. Within a lodge of broken bark The tender babe was found, A ragged robe of rabbit skin Enwrapped His beauty round; But as the hunter braves. Shipping to Canada A flat shipping fee of $ will be applied to your order. Shipping outside the United States or Canada If you are a customer outside the U.S. or Canada, please indicate which shipping method you prefer in the “Order Notes” field on the My Cart page.