Two pieces are contained in one octavo: 1. Ziemas Svetki (Winterfest has arrived); this is a Latvian folksong which describes the coming of the steed of Winterfest 2. Balts Sniedzins Snieg – an original carol which describes the joy of riding on the sleigh to church on Christmas Eve (Riding to church on Christmas Eve) – also has a singable English translation. A pronunciation CD is available for $4.50. A full recordingof the piece is found on CD-03.
These pieces are also available for men’s voices (see M-19).
Other Latvian carols published by earthsongs for mixed voices: C-15 Three Latvian Carols, Set 1 and C-22 Three Latvian Carols, Set II.