Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

St James's Church, Avebury  (map)
Sunday 20th December, 2015 at 7:30 pm

AVE gets into the Christmas mood as usual with a selection of carols, seasonal music and readings.

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale

Organist: Simon Dinsdale

View the Programme (PDF)


Piece Composer
Adam lay y'bounden Boris Ord
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
The Truth From Above Ralph Vaughan Williams
Today the virgin John Taverner
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day arr. David Wilcocks
The Holy boy John Ireland
Lo! He comes with clouds descending Traditional
The Spirit also helpeth us Johann Sebastian Bach
O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen
I saw three ships arr. David Wilcocks
While shepherds watched their flocks by night Traditional
Of a Rose, a lovely Rose (from Magnificat) John Rutter
In dulci jubilo Traditional, arr. Robert L Pearsall
Lullaby my Jesus Peter Warlock
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
The Turkey Carol Alasdair Hamilton
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Poverty Caradog Roberts
We wish you a merry Christmas arr. Arthur Warrell