The heavenly child in stature grows (Tallis’ Ordinal)


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  • Tune: Tallis’ Ordinal
  • Meter: CM
  • Usage: General
  • Composer: Thomas Tallis (1505 -1585)
  • Lyricist: John Chandler (1806-1876) from Lyricist: Jean-Baptiste de Santeul (1630 – 1697)
  • Music and Lyrics Copyright Public Domain.
  • Performance Copyright ℗ 2016 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved.