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I have this ear worm running through my head, but I can't remember the name of the song!  The opening lyrics are "Waiting, waiting, waiting for Emmanuel to appear."  I believe it could be part of a larger Advent "cantata" and has a calypso-style beat.  I'd like to be able to use it for my choir this Advent, so any direction would be appreciated!
on April 20, 2014 5:24am
Hi Martha
 
Is it Lloyd Larson's "Waiting and longing" (Lorenz)? It's from a Christmas cantata, "Bethlehem's Child."
 
 
if you click on the PDF symbol you can view a sample score, and you can also listen to an audio clip.
 
All best in your search
 
Andy 
on April 23, 2014 5:53am
Andy,
Thanks for the link, but that's not it.  I keep remembering this as a "stand alone" anthem with a really upbeat, jazzy rhythm.  Maybe I need to start taking more ginko biloba to improve my memory!  Thanks again, though.
Martha
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