From Your Nativity

for mixed chorus a cappella

The Troparion of Christmas from the Byzantine liturgy contemplates how the Star of Bethlehem led the star-worshiping Magi to worship Christ, the true Sun of Righteousness.

SKU: ADY-025 Categories: , Instrumentation:
Voicing:SATB
Descriptive Tags:Liturgical text, Praise
Instrumentation:A Cappella
Sacred or Secular:Sacred
Language:English
Season or Event:Christmas, Winter
Duration:1-5 Minutes

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