A Cappella Arrangements by Jon Nicholas
|I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day|
|Words by HENRY W.
Music by J. BAPTISTE CALKIN
© 2004 by JON NICHOLAS
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's Civil War poem written on Christmas Day, 1864, after having received word that his son was seriously wounded in battle.
The song moves through a number of emotions, finally ending with hope.