Christmas concert items

The pieces we’ll be singing in the Christmas concert are shown below. We’ll send round the full running order when the solos and readings are finalised.

  • Carol of the bells (separate sheets)
  • Here we come a-wassailing (W124 – see below)
  • Sans Day carol (W219)
  • Out of your sleep (W263)
  • Still, still, still (W306)
  • Three kings from Persian lands (W346)
  • Noël nouvelet (R317)
  • O leave your sleep (R168)

Here we come a-wassailing – ECS:

verse1: TB only (melody)
chorus: SATB harmony (choir2) but sing words
verse2: S choir1, ATB choir2 (hum)
chorus: SATB choir2 harmony (words)
verse3: SATB choir2 (words)
chorus: SATB choir2 – ends with 2nd time bar (p126)
verse4+chorus: baritone solo melody, SATB choir2 (hum)
verse5+chorus: Winchmore Singers melody, SATB choir2 (hum) – ends with 2nd time bar, then back to p124
verse6+chorus: SATB choir2 (words)
verse7: baritone solo melody, SATB choir2 (hum)
chorus: SATB choir2 (words) – ends with Coda on p127

Here we come a-wassailing – Winchmore Singers:

verse1: tacet – join in chorus
verse2+chorus: sing choir1
verse3+chorus: sing choir1
verse4+chorus: tacet
verse5+chorus: sing choir1
verse6+chorus: sing choir1
verse7: tacet – join in chorus

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