Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

St James's Church, Avebury  (map)
Sunday 13th December, 2009 at 7:30 pm

AVE performs a selection of sacred and secular seasonal music There will also be readings and organ pieces.

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organist: Simon Dinsdale

View the Programme (PDF)


Piece Composer
Fanfare for Christmas Robin Wells
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
In Dulci Jubilo arr Pretorius, Hieronymus
Hayl, Mary, ful of grace Nelson, Robin
Quelle est cette odeur agreable? arr Wilcocks, David
Lo! He comes with clouds descending Traditional
Illuminare, Jerusalem Weir, Judith
Fantasia on Christmas Carols Vaughan Williams, Ralph
O Magnum Mysterium Lauridsen, Morten
In the bleak midwinter Harold Darke
Come thou long expected Jesus Traditional
Sing lullaby Herbert Howells
Shepherd's pipe carol Rutter, John
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
Past three o'clock arr Llewellyn, William
The Turkey Carol Alasdair Hamilton
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Poverty Caradog Roberts