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Composition Spotlight: Lo How A Rose E’er Blooming

(Each week we look at one or two of the best choral works posted in the Composition Showcase here on ChoralNet.  This is where we store a treasure trove of works that your choirs will love to sing and your audiences will love to hear.)
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Level: Advanced High School or higher
Uses: Winter Concert
Program Themes: Roses, Winter, Christmas
This Piece Would Program Well With: Cedit Hyems (Be Gone Winter!) by Abbie Betinis, available from 
I know what you are thinking.   The world doesn’t need another arrangement of Lo, How A Rose.  Click the audio link. It does!  This is a gorgeous piece and it is available in Swedish! See Mårten Jansson's other works on the Composition Showcase on the INDEX page.
This piece is available from Gehrmans Musikförlag
on September 15, 2013 9:47am
And yet another Lo How a Rose:  I made an arrangement which is published by G. Schirmer on The Harold Rosenbaum Choral Series.  ED 4391
Very easy for high school choirs to learn
on September 17, 2013 12:35am
Wow, thanks for the shout out for "Cedit Hyems" -- that's awesome!
I enjoyed taking a peek at the Jansson score here too.
Applauded by an audience of 1
on September 17, 2013 8:33am
Lovely arrangement.
Applauded by an audience of 1