The Christmas Story
A Cantata of 6 songs for young voices
The Christmas Story is a Cantata of six songs that tell the story of the nativity. Each song has it´s own unique flavour and there are opportunities for solos, harmonies and counterpoint melodies bringing a musical variety that will wow your audiences!
Song 1 - Welcome to the Christmas Story - Introduces the performance and sets the scene.
Song 2 - Mary, don´t be afraid - Tells the story of the Angel Gabriel appearing to Mary and telling her about her baby boy.
Song 3 - The Long Journey - this follows the journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem all the way to the birth of baby Jesus.
Song 4 - Great News! An upbeat calypso swing brings the angels to the shepherds with good news!
Song 5 - Three Kings - brings the wise men through their journey to Bethlehem with their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
Song 6 - A Christmas Celebration - brings elements of the different songs together in a celebration of Christmas past, present and future!