Nicholas Arrangements

A Cappella Arrangements by Jon Nicholas

 
   
 
  I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day
   
  Words by HENRY W. LONGFELLOW
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.
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