Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

St James's Church, Avebury  (map)
Sunday 12th December, 2010 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

View the Programme (PDF)


Piece Composer
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
Hodie Christus natus est Jan Sweelinck
O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen
In dulci jubilo Traditional, arr. Robert L Pearsall
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
While shepherds watched their flocks by night Traditional
The Holy boy John Ireland
The twelve days of Christmas arr. Ian Humphries
Silent Night arr. Malcolm Sargent
The holly and the ivy John Gardner
A great and mighty wonder Traditional
We wish you a merry Christmas arr. Arthur Warrell
Lullaby my Jesus Peter Warlock
Hymn to the Virgin Benjamin Britten
Coventry Carol Kenneth Leighton
Come thou long expected Jesus Traditional
Ave Maria Robin Nelson
O Magnum Mysterium (4 motets de Noel) Francis Poulenc
Quem Vidistis Pastores (4 motets de Noel) Francis Poulenc
Videntes Stellam (4 motets de Noel) Francis Poulenc
Hodie Christus Natus Est (4 motets de Noel) Francis Poulenc
Alleluya, a new work is come Trevor Wishart