Nova! nova! by Bob Chilcott. For SATB choir, a cappella. Mixed Voices. Christmas, Choral Leaflet. Vocal score. 8 pages. Duration 2.5'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193433007).
ISBN 9780193433007. Christmas, Choral Leaflet. 10 x 7 inches.
For SATB unaccompanied. This gutsy folk-inspired Advent carol is original and contemporary without losing the raw fervour of its medieval model. With its rhythm punchy and driven, and its harmony strong and bare, the piece demands great energy from the performers.