Overview: Incidental music
Authorship: Arranged by Healey Willan, from Chester Mysteries of the Nativity [14th century], ed. by Frank Conroy and Roy Mitchell, New York, Egmont H. Arens, 1917.
Composition Date: Completed 19 December 1919.
Scored for: S (8 Mezzo-Sopranos), String Quartet, Double Bass and Harp (ad lib.). (Vocal Score calls for SSA)
Number of Pages: N/A
Notes about music: First performed 22 December 1919, Hart House Theatre, Toronto.
2. Gloria in Excelsis (Missa de Angelis)
3. Carol “Christ is born this day.” Melody of 16th century French noël
4. Interlude and Adoration
Holograph: University of Toronto, Rare Book Room. Piano-vocal score, 6 p.
Publication: London, Oakville, F. Harris, c1929. Piano score, 7 p. Chorus part, 3 p. String parts, p. ea. Harp part, p. See also Nativity Play (25).
Where to Purchase: N/A
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