The Piano Collection is out now

John Rutter – The Piano Collection is out now, comprising 17 of John’s best-loved choral works arranged for solo piano. The album can be streamed across all digital platforms and listeners in the UK can also order the CD.

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Nine of the pieces are Christmassy and without their seasonal texts, listeners can feel free to enjoy them throughout the year. The full track list for John Rutter – The Piano Collection is:

  • What Sweeter Music
  • A Child’s Lullaby
  • The Lord Bless You and Keep You
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful
  • A Flower Remembered
  • The Very Best Time of Year
  • For the Beauty of the Earth
  • Be Thou My Vision
  • A Gaelic Blessing
  • Candlelight Carol
  • A Clare Benediction
  • Angels’ Carol
  • The Colours of Christmas
  • Nativity Carol
  • Lord, Make Me an Instrument of Thy Peace
  • Mary’s Lullaby (new for Christmas 2020) 
  • Epilogue (new for Christmas 2020) 

John says: “I had the idea of making piano transcriptions of some of my shorter choral pieces, and I knew immediately that there was only one person I wanted to play them: Wayne Marshall, my old friend and colleague who has had an enviable career as pianist, organist and conductor. We were able, thanks to digital technology, to make the album with me producing from my home in England with him recording the music beautifully in Malta. It’s been our pleasure to put it together, record it, and we hope you will enjoy listening to it.”

The sheet music is also available for keen pianists to enjoy at home during the festive season. The transcriptions include the lyrics within the score for family sing-alongs.

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