The Three Wise Men (1988),
Associated Music Publishers Inc
Solo Voice(s) and up to 6 players
Preceded by the Two Chorale Preludes
and followed by Little Fantasy
, this piece is part of Christmas Vespers
, a half-hour self-contained seasonal program. It may also be performed separately.
The Three Wise Men
requires a narrator, although the text is included in the first trumpet part so that the player may recite the text as an option.
A relevant programme note is available on the Christmas Vespers page.
Chicago Chamber Musicians
Lorraine Hunt Lieberson and Emily Lodine, mezzo-sopranos