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Berceuse from Jocelyn


This easy arrangement of the Berceuse (lullaby) from Benjamin Godard's 1888 opera Jocelyn will enchant (and possible put to sleep) any nearby listeners. A perfect piece for a first recital or for anyone who wants to learn some more unusual repertoire.

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The Berceuse is the most enduring aria from French composer Benjamin Godard's Opera Jocelyn. Originally for tenor, it is known in English as "Angels Guard Thee". Chord symbols in the arrangement make it easy to practice improvising your own accompaniment.

One page; beginner; no lever changes, chord symbols in score. Arranged for any size harp (lowest note C below middle C).

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