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Nevertheless we feel that visitors to the site might find it useful to see the
(in order of appearance)
Courtier to King Herod
A pair of Turtle Doves
Two Young Pigeons
With the Millennium still in everybody’s memory, it is arguably more
appropriate than ever that children should learn and celebrate the real meaning
of Christmas and its origins. With this in mind, two of the founders of The
Music Makers have joined forces to produce a Nativity Play designed to be
performed in schools by Primary and Secondary School children and would like to
make the following comments with regard to its performance: -
The beauty of this Nativity Play is its flexibility and it can be
performed using whatever resources are available. It is aimed that this play
should be performed by children from Junior to Senior schools.
Musically the play offers: 2 Choruses, 2 Group songs, 2 Solo songs, 1 Duet
and 3 Dances.
- The minimum accompaniment
needed is a piano - the score is easy to play for somebody with Grade 5. The
full score, however, includes parts for recorder and/or flute, clarinet, violin,
‘cello, untuned & tuned percussion which should be played as available.
- The play includes a Narrator who should be
played either by an older child or parent/teacher. The girl to play Mary should
be someone a little older and someone who should also be able to sing well.
Joseph's only song is the Duet.
- The dance routines give scope for imaginative
choreography. The music of each of the three dances reflects the movement of
For a printable information leaflet about the
play in pdf format please click on leaflet.