Away in a Manger sheet music for Viola Quartet (pdf)
Subscriptions to 8notes.com
Recurring every 12 months
If you are a school or institution please read about our Schools Subscription
If you prefer to subscribe for a one-time only payment without opening a paypal account please Click here
More about how subscription worksBy clicking the Buy Now button above, you will first be asked to create an 8notes account if you don't already have one. Then you will be given the option of paying by either PayPal or by credit or debit card.
If using Paypal, please note that payment is made out to Red Balloon Technology Ltd, the official owner of 8notes.com. Card payments use the Stripe.com payment system. In both cases, all card information is handled securely by the payment processor and is not stored or seen by 8notes.com
Your subscription lasts for 12 months from the date of purchase and you will be billed again in one year's time. You can of course cancel your subscription at any time if you do not wish to make any further payments. Paypal users should cancel from within their Paypal account. If you pay by card you can cancel directly from your 8notes account. Simply click on the account menu and then the Subscriptions tab and look for the cancel link.
Access should be instant after payment has been made in both cases.
Before subscribing, please check our test piece to ensure your will have no problems with our PDF files. Most common problems can be resolved on our help page.
What subscription covers
We have a no quibbles refund policy if you are unhappy with your subscription for any reason. Refund requests should be sent to
About 'Away in a Manger'
|The Artist:||Traditional Music of unknown author.|
"Away in a Manger" is a Christmas carol first published in the late nineteenth century and used widely throughout the English-speaking world. In Britain it is one of the most popular carols.
The tune "Cradle Song" was written by William J. Kirkpatrick for the musical Around the World with Christmas (1895) and is an adaptation of the melody originally composed in 1837 by Jonathan E. Spilman to "Sweet Afton".
Away in a manger
No crib for His bed
The little Lord Jesus
Lay down His sweet head
The stars in the sky
Look down where He lay
The little Lord Jesus
Asleep on the hay
The cattle are lowing
The poor Baby wakes
But little Lord Jesus
No crying He makes
I love Thee, Lord Jesus
Look down from the sky
And stay by my side
'Til morning is nigh
Be near me, Lord Jesus
I ask Thee to stay
Close by me forever
And love me, I pray
Bless all the dear children
In Thy tender care
And take us to Heaven
To live with Thee there
|Score Key:||D major (Sounding Pitch) (View more D major Music for Viola Quartet )|
|Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||1|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|
(View more Traditional Viola Quartet Music)
christmas (View more christmas Viola Quartet Music)
|Copyright:||© Copyright 2000-2020 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com) |
This file may be printed and performed freely, but should not be digitally copied, shared or reproduced without permission.
Parts, Versions, Transpositions
(all shown in Concert Pitch)
Request New Transposition
The following parts are available:|
Request Additional Parts
Request Large Note Part
Request Part with Chords
|Arrangements of this piece also available for:|
Request New Version