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What Child Is This?


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John Stebbe

 Genre: Holiday

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This wonderful song, even without lyrics, so effectively communicates both the fragility and the grandeur of the Nativity.
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Hits: 6243
Comments: 12
Fans: 5
Plays: 1985
Downloads: 323
Votes: 9
Uploaded: Nov 27, 2005 - 07:13:39 AM
Last Updated: Nov 27, 2005 - 06:43:53 AM Last Played: Oct 19, 2017 - 08:15:56 AM
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Comments
Noel Project said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
Lovely, rich, dark
I think it is a challenge to make this tune sound fresh, but you have
done it, John. Gorgeous chords and a piano setting that brings out the
fragility you describe. Beautiful!

10-10-10-10


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Tom Atwood said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
oooops
Those comments (above) were mine, left accidentally as I was logged in as the
Noel Project.
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aclarke said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
Beautiful
One of my favorite Christmas songs of all time. This is a beautiful and
simple arrangement- wonderfully played and expressive! Downloaded...
thank you!
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White Hawks said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
Wow
what a wonderful arrangement John! I love it very much. This song will
go right into my ipod! thanks for sharing:)

10s.

- Hawks
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caroline said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
oh look what i found...
john - i was collecting carols when i found this - i know it as 'greensleeves' and it was, allergedly, written by henry viii - i am delighted to find it by any name - thank you x
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thetiler said 4379 days ago (November 27th, 2005)
beautiful
Very well done with that terrific John Stebbe touch.
Like the light dinner jazz feel in subtle parts.

bravo!
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Mcboy said 4378 days ago (November 28th, 2005)
great
rendition john....always love your touch on the piano....!
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kclements said 4360 days ago (December 16th, 2005)
again, nice stuff
I am new to MJ but if there are more musicians like yourself, I will visit
quite a bit. Again, nice use of the full range of the piano. Too short, but I
like the arrangement. nice, simple, effective.
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AndrewB said 4358 days ago (December 18th, 2005)
WOW WOW
You are my idol! Very nice mellody
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katiekh said 4283 days ago (March 2nd, 2006)
what child is this!!
hey! i really like this version.
very different than mine, i should say.
check out mine, maybe youll like it.
its darker, for certain.

:)

katie
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John Stebbe said 4283 days ago (March 3rd, 2006)
what child is this!!
Thanks for your kind words, Katie. I'll go check it out right now.

John


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Name: John Stebbe
Location: Indianapolis Indiana USA
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I am a public elementary school music teacher in Indianapolis. I also direct the children's choirs at our church. I love to play piano. I play solo piano jobs around town, and also lead a jazz trio (piano, bass, drums). I was born in 1959. ... [see more]

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