Unison anthem with piano accompaniment By: A.L. Pete Butler Level: Easy Click to listen: MIDI Recording Preview Now This is a fresh, lyrical setting of the Christmas classic for early children's choirs.


Away in a manger, no crib for a bed, The little Lord Jesus laid down his sweet head; The stars in the bright sky looked down where he lay, The little Lord Jesus, asleep on the hay. Be near me, Lord Jesus, I ask Thee to stay Close by me forever, and love me, I pray. Bless all the dear children in Thy tender care, And fit us for heaven to live with Thee there.