Overview: Secular Choral Music
Authorship: Arranged by Healey Willan
Composition Date: 1952
Scored For: SSATB and Piano duet (though score calls for Piano I and II)
Number of Pages: 4
Notes About Music: “Sainte Marguerite, veillez ma petite”
From French-Canadian Folk Songs (Chansons canadiennes), No. 1 (743)
Words in English (except for first line) by Paul England
Collected by Marius Barbeau, arr. by H. Willan
Written for the Pittsburgh International Music Festival, November 1952.
See also HWC 646.
Publication: Oakville, F. Harris, ©1952. 4 p.
Recordings: Commercial recording (Pittsburgh Festival of Contemporary Music CB 161).
Score Available: Library Loan, Canadian Music Centre
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