Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

Bath Road Methodist Church, Swindon  (map)
Tuesday 23rd December, 2003 at 7:30 pm

A selection of carols, seasonal music and readings.

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organist: Simon Dinsdale

Harp: Victoria Davies

Programme

Piece Composer
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day John Gardner
Unto us is born a son Traditional
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Poverty Caradog Roberts
Fanfare for Christmas Robin Wells
In the bleak midwinter Harold Darke
Silent night Franz Gruber
We wish you a merry Christmas arr. Arthur Warrell
What sweeter music John Rutter
The Holly and the Ivy Walford Davies
Lullaby my Jesus Peter Warlock
God rest you merry, gentlemen Traditional
Ceremony of Carols Benjamin Britten
Hymn to the Virgin Benjamin Britten
An Avebury Carol Robin Nelson
The infant king William Llewellyn
The Three Kings Peter Cornelius, arr. Ivor Atkins
Cowboy Carol Cecil Broadhurst, arr. Malcolm Sargent