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2 edition of song for young King Wenceslas. found in the catalog.

song for young King Wenceslas.

Cecil Maiden

song for young King Wenceslas.

by Cecil Maiden

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Published by Addison-Wesley in [Reading, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, ca. 907-929 -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, ca. 907-929 -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    In tenth-century Bohemia fourteen-year-old Wenceslas has to fight for his throne against the pagan forces led by his mother and brother.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDrawings by Cary.
    ContributionsCary, Louis F., 1915- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M2775 So
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5695508M
    LC Control Number70088689

    The Good King Wenceslas Band Play-Along page has more versions of this song, so you can play it with other woodwind and brass instruments. The string arrangement of the carol is also in the key of C, so you can play it with violin, viola, cello, and bass. Visit the Good King Wenceslas lead sheet page which features the carol in seven different. Since "Good King Wenceslas" is one of my most favorite Christmas carols, I happily jumped at the chance to read and review the e-book version of the newly-released short-story and CD combination that incorporates narrative storytelling, quotations from the song, and snippets of medieval history amidst some of the most gorgeous hibernal landscapes I have seen in quite a while/5.

      GOOD KING WENCESLAS. By John M. Neale. Illustrated by Tim Ladwig. Unpaged. Eerdmans Books. for Young Readers. $ (Ages 5 and up)Author: Lenora Todaro. One snowy night, a king and his faithful page venture out to deliver food and comfort to a peasant family. This beloved Christmas carol Good King Wenceslas is brought to life by actress Jane Seymour and artist Omar Rayyan. The sumptuous illustrations reflect the medieval, Bohemian setting of the story, capturing the lavish feast of Read More.

      English hymnwriter John Mason Neale wrote the lyrics to "Good King Wenceslas" (set to a centuries-old tune), and the song first appeared in Carols for Christmas-Tide, In the church calendar, Christmas lasts for Twelve Days (Dec January 5) so even though the song has nothing to do with Christmas, per se, it is set on St. Stephen's Day, Decem which makes it appropriate for Author: Susanne Dietze.   The Song of Good King Wenceslas encapsulates the Story. When Good King Wenceslas looks out on to the snow and. says 'Hither paige come stand by me. if thou know'st is telling" we see character in the story of the song. and the wonderful character of Good King about the drama of the story for the characters and the musical quality.


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The second novelized retelling of the life of King Wenceslas that I have read recently - the first being Mildred Corell Luckhardt's excellent Good King Wenceslas - Cecil Maiden's A Song for Young King Wenceslas is an engrossing, well-written tale.4/5.

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[Cecil Maiden; Louis F Cary] -- In tenth-century Bohemia fourteen-year-old Wenceslas has to fight for his throne against the pagan forces led by his mother and brother. More about Michael D.

Young: He is the author of the many books, including The Canticle Kingdom, The Hunger, and The Last Archangel. This is an SATB arrangement of the Christmas hymn "Good King Wenceslas".

You can also bookmark/save this song arrangement to your personal freeldssheetmusic bookmark save list. Good King Wenceslas [Neale, J M, Manson, Christopher] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Good King Wenceslas Was happy to find such a well done book version of this song.

My 2-year old loves it. Recommend looking listening to the song to familiarize yourself so you can sing the text rather than just read it/5(39). Pictures: Selected illustrations from the book by John M. Neale and Tim Ladwig (highly recommended), plus various images from around the web, edited to fit the video.

Purpose: December song. Buy A Song For Young King Wenceslas by Maiden; Cecil, (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Maiden; Cecil.

So there’s something to think about next time you sing Good King Wenceslas. The words to the carol were written in by John Mason Neale but the melody is much older – it’s a 13th-century tune called ‘Tempus adest floridum’ in praise of the spring.

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Books Go Format: Hardcover. Good King Wenceslas with Lyrics Christmas Carol and song is a classic Christmas song beautifully sung - great for singing along, performances, choirs and chu. This beloved Christmas carol Good King Wenceslas is brought to life by actress Jane Seymour and artist Omar Rayyan.

The sumptuous illustrations reflect the medieval, Bohemian setting of the story, capturing the lavish feast of St. Stephen at the castle and the arduous midnight trek through heavy snow to a humble cottage deep within the forest/5(33).

Buy A Song For Young King Wenceslas by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. InEnglish hymnwriter John Mason Neale wrote the "Wenceslas" lyric, in collaboration with his music editor Thomas Helmore, and the carol first appeared in Carols for Christmas-Tide, published by Novello & Co the same year.

I finished this brief children's novel with a desire to do three things: find a more historical, in-depth work on Wenceslas and his period of Bohemian history, track down Cecil Maiden's A Song for Young King Wenceslas, which offers another work of historical fiction about Wenceslas, and read Luckhardt and Laite's novel about Saint Nicholas.

Any 4/5(1). Good King Wenceslas book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The excitement of secret midnight trips by horseback over unchar /5(2).

Although Wenceslas was only a duke during his lifetime, Holy Roman Emperor Otto I posthumously "conferred on [Wenceslas] the regal dignity and title", which is why he is referred to as "king" in legend and song.

The hymn "Svatý Václave" (Saint Wenceslas) or "Saint Wenceslas Chorale" is one of the oldest known Czech songs. Tracing back to the Born: c. Prague, Bohemia. Song for Young King Wenceslas: : Maiden, Cecil: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Basket.

Books Go Search Hello Author: Cecil Maiden. The Story of Good King Wenceslas As traditional Christmas carols go, the song Good King Wenceslas is unusual in a number of ways.

The song has been used throughout popular culture in countless Christmas related films and television programs. Yet the lyrics make no reference to Christmas.

Aug 5, - Cecil Maiden's A Song for Young King Wenceslas tells a small part of his life at age 14; well written but feels incomplete.Good King Wenceslas, illustrated by John Wallner. The classic Christmas carol, penned by English hymnist John M.

Neale in the nineteenth century, and inspired by Wenceslaus I, a tenth-century king, and the patron saint of the Czech Republic, is presented here as a picture-book /5.GOOD KING WENSESLAS Good King Wenceslas looked out On the feast of Stephen When the snow lay round about Deep and crisp and even Brightly shown the moon that night Though the frost was cruel When a poor man came in sight Gathering winter fuel Hither, page, and stand by me If thou know it telling Yonder peasant, who is heFile Size: 26KB.