el cielo canta (satb)


  • Catalog ID: S-110
  • First Line: el cielo canta alegria, aleluya!
  • Composer: Pablo Sosa / Ed Henderson
  • Voicing: satb
  • Accompaniment: optional instruments, piano
  • Language: Spanish
  • Country: Argentina
  • Other: 2000 holiday, christmas, sacred
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


El cielo canta alegria, written in 1958 by Pablo Sosa in the carnavalito style, is a pioneer work in the use of indigenous music within the context of Christian worship in Latin America. 

This arrangement can be performed with piano accompaniment alone.  The various instrumental parts — 2 guitars, violin (or string quartet), bass, quena (recorder or flute), and percussion — and a full conductor’s score are available from earthsongs (order S-110full+parts).