- For SATB chorus, harp, and optional percussion on a new sacred text for Christmas
- Length: 3:30
- Difficulty rating (1-5): 3
Listen to excerpts from the premiere performance by the Manchester Choral Society on the Alliance Music Publications, Inc. catalog website
- Published by Alliance Music Publications, Inc.: PDF sample and purchase information.
- Finalist, American Composers Forum/VocalEssence “Welcome Christmas!” Carol Contest
"Harp Carol" can be programmed as an easy, accessible companion work to Benjamin Britten's "A Ceremony of Carols" or any other holiday repertoire calling for harp.
FROM THE PRESS
“ … the world premiere of Harp Carol by New Hampshire composer Jonathan Santore provided fresh interest to the concert’s holiday theme. Santore’s work featured a haunting and memorable modal chord change that he used to finish many phrases.”
---Jeff Rapsis, Manchester (NH) HippoPress