Holst - In the Bleak Midwinter
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About 'In the Bleak Midwinter'



Artist:
Holst, Gustav (biography)
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.
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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:Bb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Bb major Music for Flute )
Tempo Marking:Andante = c. 92
Duration:1:42
Time Signature:4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Range:G5-G6
Number of Pages:1
Difficulty:Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience
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Style: Classical (View more Classical Music)
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