Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

Christ Church, Old Town, Swindon 
Wednesday 10th December, 2014 at 7:30 pm

A selection of sacred and secular seasonal music. There will also be organ pieces and readings.

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organist:  Simon Dinsdale

View the Programme (PDF)


Piece Composer
Matin Responsory Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
Hodie Christus natus est Jan Sweelinck
What Cheer William Walton
Quelle est cette odeur agreable? arr. David Wilcocks
In the bleak midwinter William Llewellyn
Come thou long expected Jesus Traditional
Lobet den Herrn Johann Sebastian Bach
Hymn to the Virgin Benjamin Britten
There is no rose of such virtue John Joubert
O Little Town of Bethlehem Traditional
Of a Rose, a lovely Rose (from Magnificat) John Rutter
Ding dong merrily on high Traditional, arr. William Llewellyn
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
Cowboy Carol Cecil Broadhurst, arr. Malcolm Sargent
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Silent night Franz Gruber