Holst - In the Bleak Midwinter sheet music for Bassoon
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About 'In the Bleak Midwinter'
|Artist:||Holst, Gustav (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||September 21, 1874, , Cheltenham, United Kingdom|
|Died:||May 25, 1934, , London, United Kingdom|
|The Artist:||Gustav Theodore Holst was an English composer, arranger and teacher. Best known for his orchestral suite The Planets, he composed a large number of other works across a range of genres. |
1. In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan,
earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone;
snow had fallen, snow on snow, snow on snow,
in the bleak midwinter, long ago.
2. Our God, heaven cannot hold him, nor earth sustain;
heaven and earth shall flee away when he comes to reign.
In the bleak midwinter a stable place sufficed
the Lord God Almighty, Jesus Christ.
3. Angels and archangels may have gathered there,
cherubim and seraphim thronged the air;
but his mother only, in her maiden bliss,
worshiped the beloved with a kiss.
4. What can I give him, poor as I am?
If I were a shepherd, I would bring a lamb;
if I were a Wise Man, I would do my part;
yet what I can I give him: give my heart.
|Score Key:||Eb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Eb major Music for Bassoon )|
|Time Signature:||4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Andante = c. 92|
|Number of Pages:||1|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|
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|The Planets - Full Score By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). For full orchestra and double SSA chorus. Full Orchestra (Full Score). Dover Edition. 20th Century. Full score. Full score notation. 192 pages. Published by Dover Publications|
|Jupiter Theme: I Vow To Thee My Country - From 'The Planets' (Organ Solo). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Eric H. Thiman. For organ. Organ Solo. Classical Period. Difficulty: easy-medium. Organ solo single. 4 pages. G. Schirmer #ST45536. Published by G. Schirmer|
|"First Suite In Eb For Military Band, Op. 28, No. 1" "(for Military Band). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Edited by Colin Matthews. For military band (Full Score). Boosey & Hawkes Concert Band. Classical Period. Full score. Opus 28, No. 1; H. 105. 48 pages. Duration 10m. Boosey & Hawkes #M060052521. Published|
|Second Suite in F (Revised) (Full Score). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Colin Matthews. Score. Boosey & Hawkes Concert Band. Softcover. 56 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M060052569. Published by Boosey & Hawkes|
|First Suite in E Flat (Revised) By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Colin Matthews. Score. Boosey & Hawkes Concert Band. Softcover with CD. 48 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051661473. Published by Boosey & Hawkes|
|"O God, Beyond All Praising" "By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Richard Proulx. For SATB choir and organ accompaniment. Concertato Series. 20th Century and Sacred. Easy. Vocal score. Vocal score notation, lyrics and organ accompaniment. 8 pages. Published by GIA Publications"|
|St. Paul's Suite By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Score & Parts. Orchestra. Grade 3-4. G. Schirmer #OR42901. Published by G. Schirmer|
|"4 Songs for Voice and Violin, Op. 35" By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). For Violin and Voice (High Voice). Music Sales America. Romantic. 8 pages. Chester Music #CH03853. Published by Chester Music|
|The Evening Watch "By Gustav Holst, poem by Henry Vaughan. Edited by Imogen Holst. Choir Secular. SATB choir. Choral Octavo; Masterworks. Faber Edition. 20th Century; Masterwork; Romantic. Published by Faber Music"|
|In The Bleak Midwinter "(For Chorus of Mixed Voices with Piano or Organ). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Albin C Whitworth. SATB chorus. For SATB, Piano, Organ, Alto Solo. Choral. Piano reduction/vocal score. Standard notation. 7 pages. Published by Carl Fischer"|
|First Suite in E Flat (Revised) (for Military Band). By Gustav Holst/ed. Colin Matthews. Score & Parts. Boosey & Hawkes Concert Band. Grade 4. Softcover. 512 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M060052538. Published by Boosey & Hawkes|
|"St. Paul's Suite, Op. 29, No. 2" (Full Score). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Score. Orchestra. 24 pages. G. Schirmer #OR42901. Published by G. Schirmer|
|Nunc Dimittis "By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Desmond Ratcliffe. For SATB Choir (SATB). Music Sales America. Sacred, 20th Century, Choral. 16 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV290459R. Published by Novello & Co Ltd."|
|Second Suite in F "By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Dave Sabourin. Brass Quintet. For 2 trumpets, horn in F, trombone, tuba. British Military Band. Advanced. Full score & set of parts. Published by Cherry Classics"|
|Christmas Day "By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). For SATB Choir, Organ (SATB). Music Sales America. Christmas, 20th Century, Choral. 16 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV290129R. Published by Novello & Co Ltd."|
|Brook Green Suite By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Orchestra. Grade 3-4. G. Schirmer #OR45354. Published by G. Schirmer|
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|"Fugal Concerto Op. 40, No. 2" "(Flute, Oboe and Piano). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). For Flute, Oboe, Piano Accompaniment. Music Sales America. Classical. 18 pages. Music Sales #NOV120060. Published by Music Sales"|
|In the Bleak Midwinter "By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Brad Printz. For Handbells, Percussion, Windchimes (2-part). Choral music. Christmas, Classics, Hymntune, Sacred. Print Music Single (2-part Mixed). 12 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company"|
|A Holst Christmas "(Featuring: In the Bleak Midwinter / Lullay My Liking / excerpts from ""Christmas Day""). By Gustav Holst (1874-1934). Arranged by Douglas E. Wagner. Orchestra. Full Orchestra; Part(s); Score. Belwin Intermediate Full Orchestra. Form: Medley. 20th Centur|