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Christmas Repertoire

The following is a list of the music that the choir has sung during the Christmas period; the main occasion for this is the Festival of Carols which typically takes place in St Thomas Roman Catholic Church.

Composer

Work


First


Latest

Gregorian chant

Hodie Christus Natus Est

2016


Jay Althouse

When will we see the little one?

2016


Philip Ledger

Good Christian Men Rejoice

2016


Thomas Hewitt Jones

Waltz Carol

2015


Malcolm Archer

O Magnum Mysterium

2015


Alan Bullard

Glory to the Christ Child

2015


Gregorian chant

A Solis Ortus

2014

2015

John Rutter

Christ is the Morning Star

2014


John Rutter

Shepherd's Pipe Carol

2006

2014

French carol

Arr. Howard Helvey

Bring a torch Jeanette, Isabella

2011

2014

American Carol

Arr. John Farnon

Away in a Manger

2014


English Traditional

Arr. Vaughan Williams

Wassail

2014


French carol

Minuit Chrétiens

?

2014

William Matthias

Sir Christemas

2013



The Shepherd's Sing

2013


Arr. Mack Willberg

Ding Dong, merrily on high

2010

2013

Howard Helvey

O Come Divine Messiah

2013



Esta Noche

2013


Arr. Jackman

Silent Night

2013


Malcolm Archer

Make we joy now in this fest

2012


Berlioz

Shepherd's Farewell (from L'Enfance du Christ)

2000

2012

Trad. Spiritual

Arr. de Cormier

The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy

2012


Kenneth Leighton

Lully, Lulla thou little, tiny child

2012


John Rutter

Mary's Lullaby

2012


French carol

Arr. Elizabeth Wild

ll est né, le divin enfant

2012


Philip Ledger

Adam lay y-bounden

2011


German Trad.

Arr. Pearsall

In Dulci Jubilo

2011


French Trad.

Arr. John Coates

Quittez Pasteurs

2011


John Rutter

Carol of the Magi

2011

2015


O Little One Sweet

2001

2010


Child in a Manger

2010



When Christ was born

2010



See amid the Winter's snow

2010



Hymn to the Virgin

2010


Arr. Charles Wood

King Jesus hath a Garden

2009


J. Willcocks

In Excelsis

2009


Leontovych

Carol of the Bells

2009



Infant Holy

2009


John Rutter

Christmas Night

2005

2009

French Trad.

Arr. Andrew Carter

A Maiden most Gentle

2008


16th Cent. Spanish Trad.

Riu, riu Chiu

2008


Arr. D. Willcocks

Sussex Carol

2008


Giovanni Gabrielli

O Magnum Mysterium

2008


Arr. John Rutter

Quem Pastores Laudavere

2008


Arr. William Byrd

O Magnum Mysterium

2007


Basque Trad

Arr. Willcocks

Sing Lullaby

2007


Arr. Ken Burton

Wasn't that a Mighty Day

2007


Arr. Walford Davies

O Little Town of Bethlehem

2006


Arr. Sargent

Mary had a Baby

2006


John Rutter

Rejoice and be merry

2006


Bob Chilcott

Sussex Carol

2006


Arr. Sargent

Earth's Joy

2006



Past Three o' clock

2006


Arr. Willcocks

O come, O come Emmanuel

2005


Arr. Willcocks

Deck the Halls

2005



Oh, can you not hear what the angels sing?

2004


K. Burton

And his name shall be called

2004


Trad.

Arr. Vaughan William

Gloucestershire Wassail

2004


Handel

Excerpts from The Messiah

2004?

2015

John Rutter

What Sweeter Music

2004

2016

Michael Head

The Little Road to Bethlehem

2004

2008


2003 music unknown




2002 music unknown




I saw a Maiden

2001


Tavener

The Lamb

2001


John Rutter

Angels Carol

2001


Arr. Karl Jenkins

In Dulci Jubilo

2001

2005

Arr. Harold Darke

In the Bleak Midwinter

2000

2005


Arr. Wood

A Virgin Most Pure

2000



John Rutter

Personent Hodie

2000



Arr. Jenkins

Sleep, Child of Winter

2000



Arr. Willcocks

Birthday Carol

2000



Rise up, Shepherd and follow

2000


Arr. Karl Jenkins

Silent Night

1999

2005


This is the truth from above

1999

2011

Arr. Shaw

Lute book Lullaby

1999



Go, tell it on the mountain

1999

2015

S. Nicholas

The Star of Jacob

1999


John Rutter

Jesus Child

1999

2016

Cornelius

The Three Kings

1999


Benjamin Britten

A Hymn to the Virgin

1998

2016

Cornish Trad.

Arr. Rutter

Sans Day Carol

1998

2007

Arr. Rutter

In Dulci Jubilo

1998


Chilcott

Midwinter

1998

2016


Arr. Shaw

Coventry Carol

1998



Gaudete

1998


Bach

Christmas Oratorio Part 1

1986

2008