Church Music

And There Was Light

A Cantata for Christmas

And There Was Light

A Cantata for Christmas

Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: Softcover SATB Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293394 ISBN: 9781540050977 UPC: 888680936112 Width: 6.75" Length: 10.5" Run time: 0:50:00 128 pages

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: Softcover Orchestra Accompaniment Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows
Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
SCORE 1 230
FLUTE 1 1 24
FLUTE 2 (PICCOLO) 1 24
RECORDER 1 3
OBOE/ENGLISH HORN 1 24
BB CLARINET 1 1 28
BB CLARINET 2 1 28
BASSOON 1 28
F HORN 1 1 24
F HORN 2 1 24
BB TRUMPET 1 1 16
BB TRUMPET 2 1 20
BB TRUMPET 3 1 20
TROMBONE 1 1 16
TROMBONE 2 1 16
TUBA 1 16
TIMPANI 1 16
PERCUSSION 1 & 2 2 32
HARP 1 28
PIANO/KEYBOARD 1 24
VIOLIN 1 4 32
VIOLIN 2 4 32
VIOLA 2 32
CELLO 2 32
DOUBLE BASS 1 28

Inventory #HL 00293395 ISBN: 9781540050984 UPC: 888680936129 Width: 9.0" Length: 13.75" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: Softcover INSTRUMENTAL CONSORT Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows
Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
FULL SCORE 1 256
FLUTE 1 24
BB CLARINET 1 24
BB TRUMPET 1 1 20
BB TRUMPET 2 1 20
TROMBONE 1 20
PERCUSSION 1 20
KEYBOARD 1 36

Inventory #HL 00293398 ISBN: 9781540051004 UPC: 888680936150 Width: 8.5" Length: 11.0" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: CD Studiotrax CD Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293400 ISBN: 9781540051028 UPC: 888680936174 Width: 5.0" Length: 5.0" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: CD SPLIT TRAX Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293401 ISBN: 9781540051035 UPC: 888680936181 Width: 5.0" Length: 5.0" Run time: 0:50:00

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.

Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: CD Listening CD Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293402 ISBN: 9781540051042 UPC: 888680936198 Width: 5.0" Length: 5.0" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: CD CD 10-PAK Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293403 ISBN: 9781540051059 UPC: 888680936204 Width: 5.0" Length: 5.0" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: Softcover with CD Preview Pak Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293404 ISBN: 9781540051066 UPC: 888680936211 Width: 6.75" Length: 10.5" Run time: 0:50:00

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Series: Shawnee Sacred Publisher: Shawnee Press Format: CD REHEARSAL TX Composer: Joseph M. Martin

Uses: Advent, Christmas

This cantata is a celebration of light. Filled with time-honored carols and expressive original songs, this work will dazzle and inspire. The first half of the cantata is dedicated to hopeful prophecies associated with the coming “Light of the World.” With the birth of Jesus, the second part moves forward to declare the tidings of great joy and is crowned with an opportunity for the congregation to join in singing, “Joy to the World.” Brant Adams and Robert Sterling shine as orchestrators of this truly festive work. Glorious!

Songs include: A Festive Call to Christmas; Celebration of Light; Come, Golden Light; Dazzling Joy; Beautiful Name; Dreamer of Stars; Angel Song; Silver and Shadows; Joyous Carols of Christmas.

Score and Parts for Full Orchestra (fl 1-2, ob, cl 1-2, bn, hn 1-2, tpt 1-3, tbn, 1-2, tba, timp, perc 1-2, hp, pno, vn 1-2, va, vc, db) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

Score and Parts for Consort (fl, cl, tpt 1-2, tbn, perc, kybd str) available as a Printed Edition and as a digital download.

  • Angel Song (Glory To The Newborn King)
  • Beautiful Name
  • Celebration Of Light
  • Come, Golden Light
  • Dazzling Joy
  • Dreamer Of Stars
  • A Festive Call To Christmas
  • Joyous Carols Of Christmas
  • Silver And Shadows

Inventory #HL 00293405 ISBN: 9781540051073 UPC: 888680936228 Width: 5.0" Length: 5.0" Run time: 0:50:00

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