Joyful Tidings (17 beloved carols) - score arranged by Hettrick. For SATB recorders. Christmas Music. Level 3 - Moderate. Score. Published by Sweet Pipes (MM.SP02348).
Arranged by William Hettrick The exultation of angels, the silence of Bethlehem, the delights of the wassail - these are some of the happy scenes called to mind in the wonderful sacred and secular songs associated with the festival of Christmas. Here are 17 favorite carols arranged for SATB recorders with plenty of interest in the lower parts. CONTENTS: Hark the Herald Angels Sing, Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) Angels from the Realms of Glory, Henry Smart (1813-1879) Angels We Have Heard on High, Traditional French The First Noel, Traditional English O Little Town of Bethlehem, Lewis H. Redner (1830-1908) Silent Night, Franz Gruber (1787-1863) Away in a Manger, James R. Murray (1841-1905) O Come, All Ye Faithful, John F. Wade (1711-1786) The Holly and the Ivy, Traditional English It Came upon the Midnight Clear, Richard Storrs Willis (1819-1900) I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day, John Baptiste Calkin (1827-1905) We Three Kings of Orient Are, John H. Hopkins, Jr. (1820-1891) Joy to the World, George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen, Traditional English O Christmas Tree, Traditional German Deck the Hall, Traditional Welsh Wassail Song, Traditional English.
Location: from Lexington, SC
Location: from British Columbia, Canada
November 27, 2008
Pleasant arrangement of our favorite carols
The arrangements are not unusual,but refreshingly different. Most of them can be played in a minute and a half or less, and are not difficult. I recommend this title.
27 of 43 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Belgium Europ