St. James Music Press

enter keyword

Anna M. DeFoe I Saw Thee Ships

Categories
Anthems, Children's Music
Instrument(s)
Flute(s), Keyboard [organ/piano]
Voicing
Children's Choir, Unison
Original Publication
Carols for Choirs
Difficulty
Moderately Easy
Suggested Uses(s)
Description

Unison choir, keyboard, and flute. A new, "traditional/folk"-sounding musical setting of the traditional English carol text. Ebullient and modal.

I saw three ships come sailing in on Christmas day, on Christmas day.
I saw three ships come sailing in on Christmas day in the morn!

And who was in those ships all three but Joseph and his Maid,
And all the bells on earth did ring on Christmas in the morn!

And all the souls on earth shall sing on Christmas day, on Christmas day.
And all the souls on earth shall sing on Christmas day in the morn!

Then let us all rejoice a-main on Christmas day, on Christmas day,
Then let us all rejoice a-main on Christmas day in the morn!

Contact

Amy Simons
4580 State St. #181
Saginaw, Michigan 48603
Phone 828.859.0323

Updates

Enter your email address to receive emails about special offers and free music

Website crafted by OrangeCoat