Christmas Quartets for All
Flute or piccolo (as part of woodwind quartet)
Holiday Songs from Around the World. Arranged by William Ryden. Mixed Instruments - Flexible Instrumentation; Quartet. Christmas and Sacred. Performance part. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.EL9579).
Item Number: AP.EL9579
ISBN 0769255167. 9x12 inches.
This collection of 15 holiday songs, carols, and instrumental pieces can be played together in harmony by any number or combination of instruments. Woodwinds, brass, strings, and mallet percussion can have fun playing in like instrument ensembles and get creative with any mixed ensemble. They are also outstanding tools for auditions, sight reading, and learning the art of ensemble playing. Titles include: Away in a Manger * God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen * Hark! The Herald Angels Sing * In Dulci Jubilo * Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming * Puer Natus (A Child Was Born) * What Child Is This? * While Shepherds Watched.
- While Shepherds Watched Composed by Thomas Este's Psalter, 1952, England
- While By My Sheep (Echo Carol) Composed by Germany
- Puer Natus (A Child Was Born) Composed by J.S. Bach, Germany
- Away In A Manger Composed by William James Kirkpatrick, America
- Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming Composed by Michael Praetorious, Germany
- Glee Reigns in Galilee Composed by Israel
- Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Composed by (Music By) Felix Mendelssohn
- In Dulci Jubilo (Now Sing We, Now Rejoice) Composed by Germany
- De Tierra Lejana Venimos (Song of the Wise Men) Composed by Puerto Rico
- What Child Is This? Composed by England
- God Rest You Merry Gentlemen Composed by England
- The Shepherd's Farewell (from "L'Enfance du Christ") Composed by Hector Berlioz, France
- Gesu Bambino Composed by Pietro Alessandro Yon, 1917, America
- The Crown of Roses ("Legend") Composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russia
- Companions All Sing Loudly Composed by Basque