Category:   ETHNIC MUSIC
Composer:   Traditional Chinese melody
Arranger:   Carolyn Jennings
Publisher:   earthsongs
Edition:   C-25
Voicing:   SATB
Setting:   Accompanied

Reviewer:   

Patricia Kasarow
Gustavus Adolphus College 1996
R&R Chair Ethnic Music

A traditional melody paired with an anonymous Chinese hymn text. The texture of this brief piece varies greatly from unisons to imitative counterpoint. The ranges are moderate and the harmonies simple. A thorough pronunciation guide and word for word translation are provided.