Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

St James's Church, Avebury  (map)
Saturday 11th December, 2004 at 7:30 pm

NUBISS gets into the Christmas spirit with selection of carols, seasonal music and readings. The centrepiece is Bach's Komm, Jesu, Komm.

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organist: Simon Dinsdale

Programme

Piece Composer
Matin Responsory Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
Hodie Christus natus est Jan Sweelinck
O Magnum Mysterium Lauridsen, Morten
It came upon the midnight clear Traditional
The Angel Gabriel arr William Llewellyn
I sing of a maiden Patrick Hadley
Away in a manger Traditional
Komm, Jesu, Komm Johann Sebastian Bach
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day arr David Wilcocks
In the bleak midwinter Harold Darke
A Great and might Wonder Traditional
Jesus Christ the apple tree Elizabeth Poston
A maiden most gentle Andrew Carter
The holly and the ivy John Gardner
Lute Book Lullaby Robin Nelson
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
The boar's head arr Elizabeth Poston
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Silent night Franz Gruber
We wish you a merry Christmas arr Arthur Warrell