Away in a Manger #206 – with vocal countermelody


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Away in a Manger is hymn #206 in the LDS hymnbook.

Text: Anon., ca. 1883, Philadelphia

Music: William J. Kirkpatrick, 1838-1921

Harmonized by Rosalee Elser, 1925-2007, ©1980 Rosalee Elser

Used by permission of the Community of Christ.

Our arrangement (©2006 CC) includes:

SATB for organ or piano, the same SATB found in the current LDS hymnbook.  Choir or congregation members singing SATB parts can use the regular LDS hymnbook.

Enhanced piano accompaniment which can be used alone, or with the organ SATB as a piano/organ duet accompaniment for congregational singing.

Vocal countermelody which could be used on some or all verses.

Click to enlarge the sample page in our photo gallery to the left or PRINT the sample page here.


In this sample, a male singer sings the melody for verses 1 and 2 while a female singer sings the countermelody.  Male and female  voices sing the SATB part while a flute plays the countermelody on the third verse.

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