Christmas Concert

Carols, seasonal music and readings

St James's Church, Avebury  (map)
Sunday 11th December, 2016 at 7:30 pm

A selection of sacred and secular seasonal music, including
- "Fantasia on Christmas Carols" by Vaughan Williams

Conductor:  Sir Peter Beale
Organist: Simon Dinsdale

View the Programme (PDF)

Programme

Piece Composer
Hodie Christus natus est Jan Sweelinck
Once in Royal David's City Traditional
Totus Tuus Gorecki, Henryk
Jesus Christ the apple tree Elizabeth Poston
Cradled in a manger Fletcher, Andrew
O holy night Adam, Adolphe - arr Beck, Dudley
Come thou long expected Jesus Traditional
Fantasia on Christmas Carols Vaughan Williams, Ralph
Coventry Carol Kenneth Leighton
Ding dong merrily on high arr William Llewellyn
Lo! He comes with clouds descending Traditional
Recitative and There Shall a Star (Trio) from Christus Mendelssohn, Felix
In dulci jubilo arr Robert L Pearsall
O Come, all ye faithful Traditional
The twelve days of Christmas arr Ian Humphris
Cowboy Carol Cecil Broadhurst, arr Malcolm Sargent
Hark! The herald angels sing Traditional
Silent Night arr Malcolm Sargent
We wish you a merry Christmas arr Arthur Warrell