'Twas the Night Before Christmas (Mezzo-Sop) – 2012

Elhai, Robert

Clement Clarke Moore


Christmas / Holiday

Mezzo-Sop Solo & Orchestra

Mezzo-Sop - 2 2[1.Eh] 2 2 - 4 3 3 1 - tmp+2perc - hp - str Perc: Glock, sd, tri, susp cym, small bd, tamb, temple blks, siren whistle.

December 1, 2012: The Rochester Philharmon, conductor Paul Shewan, with vocal soloist Carol McCartney.

A musical treatment of the classic Christmas poem by Clement Clarke Moore. The classic Christmas story is scored for Solo Vocalist and Orchestra featuring wonderful vocal writing, sweeping melodies and a rich orchestration. Demo recording available on request.

Ross, Brad