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Carols for Choirs 2
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By John Rutter

Mixed choir (SATB)
Composed by John Rutter (1945-) and David Willcocks. Edited by David Willcocks, John Rutter. Mixed Voices. . . . for Choirs Collections. Christmas, Choral Collection, Sacred. Choral collection. 224 pages. Oxford University Press #9780193535657. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193535657).

Item Number: OU.9780193535657

ISBN 9780193535657. 10 x 7 inches.

OUP's choral publishing is admired worldwide and includes an impressive collection of anthologies for every type of choir. These volumes include all the vital standard repertoire plus less well-known works and have become indispensible to singers worldwide.A second collection of 50 carols, mostly for SATB, some unaccompanied, and some having accompaniments for piano, or organ, or orchestra, or brass ensemble. Many of the carols are from traditional sources, rearranged: among the items composed especially for this volume are carols by William Walton, Benjamin Britten, Richard Rodney Bennett, and William Mathias.Instrumental material for most of the accompanied items is available on hire. Eight Carol Accompaniments for 5 and 8-part brass (from CfC1 and CfC2) are on sale.

  • A babe is born (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by Bainton
  • A child is born in Bethlehem (Christmas)  Performed by Scheidt/Willcocks
  • Adam lay ybounden (Advent; Christmas)  Performed by Ord
  • All my heart this night rejoices (Christmas)  Performed by Ebeling
  • All this time (Christmas)  Performed by Walton
  • The angels and the shepherds (Christmas)  Performed by Trevor
  • The cherry tree carol (Lent; Christmas; Blessed Virgin Mary)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Come leave your sheep (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Come, thou Redeemer of the earth (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Deck the hall (General use)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Ding dong! merrily on high (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Down in yon forest (Christmas; Lent)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Gabriel's message (Advent; Blessed Virgin Mary; Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Hail! Blessed Virgin Mary (Blessed Virgin Mary; Christmas)  Performed by Wood
  • Hark! the herald angels sing (Christmas)  Performed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn
  • He is born the divine Christ child (Christmas)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Here we come a-wassailing (General use)  Performed by John Rutter
  • The holly and the ivy (Lent; Christmas)  Performed by Walford Davies
  • How far is it to Bethlehem? (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • I saw a maiden (Christmas)  Performed by Pettman
  • I sing of a maiden (Blessed Virgin Mary; Christmas)  Performed by Hadley
  • Il est nŽ le divin enfant (Christmas)  Performed by John Rutter
  • The Infant King (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • It came upon the midnight clear (Christmas)  Performed by Sullivan/Willcocks
  • The Lord at first did Adam make (Advent; Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Masters in this hall (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Matin responsory (Advent)  Performed by Giovanni Pierluigi Da Palestrina
  • Myn lyking (Christmas)  Performed by Terry
  • Nativity carol (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by John Rutter
  • A New Year carol (General use)  Performed by Benjamin Britten
  • No‘l nouvelet (Christmas)  Performed by John Rutter
  • O come, all ye faithful (Christmas)  Performed by Wade
  • O come, O come, Emmanuel (Advent)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Of the father's heart begotten (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Once in royal David's city (Christmas)  Performed by Gauntlett/Mann/Willcocks
  • Out of your sleep (Christmas)  Performed by Rodney Bennett
  • Past three a clock (Christmas)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Patapan (Christmas)  Performed by Jacques
  • Personent hodie (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by Gustav Holst
  • Quelle est cette odeur agrŽable? (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Quem pastores laudavere (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Quittez, pasteurs (Christmas; Epiphany)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Resonemus laudibus (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Sans day carol (Christmas; Lent)  Performed by John Rutter
  • The shepherds' cradle song (Christmas)  Performed by Leuner/Macpherson
  • Shepherd's pipe carol (Christmas)  Performed by John Rutter
  • Silent night (Christmas)  Performed by Gruber/Willcocks
  • Sir Christmas (General use)  Performed by William Mathias
  • There is no rose (Christmas; Blessed Virgin Mary)  Performed by Stevens
  • Tomorrow shall be my dancing day (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • The truth from above (Christmas)  Performed by Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • The twelve days of Christmas (General use)  Performed by John Rutter
  • While shepherds watched their flocks (Christmas)  Performed by Willcocks
  • Zion hears the watchmen's voices (Advent)  Performed by Bach/Rutter

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  • June 07, 2013 A Must Have for church choirs

    I was an organist and choir master in liturgical churches for over 33 years and I used this book and volume 1 every holiday. These carols are not just for Christmas! They are as classy as you can get and I loved the refreshing accompanimens and the lovely descants. They...

    offer a range of difficulty from moderately easy right up to advanced and I cannot recommend them highly enough.

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