In the Holy Nativity of Our Lord

SATB a cappella
Text:Richard Crashaw
Duration: 4 min
Publisher: G.I.A Music


Amadeus Choir Seasonal Songwriting Competition winning entry, 2011.



Gloomy night embraced the place

Where the noble Infant lay.
The Babe looked up and showed His face;
In spite of darkness, it was day.
It was Thy day, Sweet! and did rise
Not from the East, but from Thine eyes.
It was Thy day, Sweet! and did rise
Not from the East, but from Thine eyes


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Themes: christmas, christmastide, sacred, jesus, birth, church, holiday, winter,

About Composer

Matthew Emery (b.1991) is a Canadian composer whose music has been performed in sixteen countries. He currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada where he maintains an active composition and teaching studio.

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