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