Assignment #9 – Written – Level 2

Our next written assignment is to research the song “Infant Holy”. You will need to write a 5 – 7 complete sentence paragraph that could be an introduction to the piece at our concert. It should follow the rubric posted on my teacher page. You should post your answer in the comment section of this page, email it to me, or bring me a hard copy by:
Monday November 3, 2014 by 11:59 pm.
The assignment is worth 10 points.

Love you more than a crisp Gala apple

Mrs. R.

6 thoughts on “Assignment #9 – Written – Level 2

  1. Infant Holy is a song about, well, the Holy Infant, Jesus Christ. It says such things like that he was born in a manger, sleeping in a cattle stall. It has 3 parts. I can’t think of anything else to say about it, so this will just have to be 4 sentences. Sooory.

  2. “Infant Holy, Infant Lowly” is a traditional polish carol by unknown. More like church music. It was published in Spiewniczek Piesni Koscielne in 1908. The song describes a scene; baby Jesus lying in a bed with the animals nearby. The song all goes forward to the statement “Christ the babe is Lord of all.” After all this is a great song for the current season.

  3. “Infant Holy” is based on a traditional Polish Christmas carol. It was arranged into English by Edith M. G. Reed in the 1920’s. The song speaks of the stable scene where baby Jesus is lying in a manger with animals nearby. It sings about the hillside where shepherds heard the story from the angels and rejoiced. This Christmas hymn reminds us that we can rejoice even after Christmas day had passed.

  4. “Infant Holy” was originally a Polish Christmas carol, called “W żłobie leży.” It was translated into English by Edith M.G. Reed in 1921 and arranged by her in 1926. It is a song about Jesus’ birth in the barn in Bethlehem, and how his birth brought peace to the world. The original Polish version of the carol is from the 18th century.

  5. The traditional Polish carol, Infant Holy, or W ZLOBIE LEZY, was published Spiewniczek Piesni Koscielne in the year of 1908. He tells the tale of baby Jesus laying in bed with animals nearby. And also speaks of the place where shepherds heard the story of angels and rejoiced.

  6. infant holy is a song about the birth of Jesus Christ. It is about how his birth brought peace to the world. It was translated in English by Edith M.G. Reed. The Jewish and Christians would sing this in their church or chapel. they sang this to celebrate their savior`s birth.

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