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Voicing/Instrumentation: SA, SAB, SAT, SATB, Duet

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From Susan Henry: So beautiful! Thank you for sharing this amazing song!
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More about Martin Green:
Choral and Vocal Music teacher at college level since 1973
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The true symbol of Christmas is the Christ child born in a cold, lonely manger who would become the Lord of life and love.

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Lyrics: Only a manger cold and bare, Only a maiden mild. Only some shepherds kneeling there watching a little child.
And yet that maiden's arms enfold the King of Heaven above. And in the Christ child we behold the Lord of life and love.
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