This uplifting Christmas carol demonstrates Rutter’s gift for writing engaging and memorable tunes. The melody weaves between different voices and scorings, while the piano part complements the vocal lines with rich, luscious harmonies. An accessible and enjoyable option for mixed choirs.
Orchestral material is available to hire at the OUP link below.
Orchestration: 2 fl, ob, 2 cl, bn, 2 hns, 1 perc (glock & bell tree), hp, str