Catalogue No: 9780193355767
Shop Product Code: 189885R

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Department: Choral - Sacred Choral

Publisher: Oxford University Press

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This unique collection approaches Advent afresh, drawing together 52 beautiful and accessible pieces that span the whole gamut of periods, styles, and traditions. Advent for Choirs is the perfect musical and liturgical resource for all church, cathedral, and concert choirs and includes approachable new settings, unjustly neglected music, and works not easily available elsewhere.


Contents and Reviews

Philip Ledger: Adam lay ybounden
Cleobury: Advent Antiphons (English)
Berry: Advent Antiphons (Latin)
Cleobury: Advent Prose (English)
Cleobury: Advent Prose (Latin)
Archer: Advent Wreath Prayers
Anon: Alma redemptoris mater (Medieval English)
Archer: The Angel Gabriel
Carter: Angelus ad Virginem
Goldschmidt: A tender shoot
Archer: Ave Maria
Stanford: Benedictus in C
Pärt: Bogoroditsye Dyevo
Guerrero ed. Morris: Canite tuba
Cleobury: The Cherry Tree Carol
Cleobury: Come, thou Redeemer of the earth
Archer: Creator of the stars of night
Lloyd: Drop down, ye heavens
Handl ed. Morris: Ecce concipies
Manz: E'en So Lord Jesus, Quickly Come
Cashmore and Praetorius: Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Palestrina ed. Morris: Fuit homo missus a Deo
Stainer: How beautiful upon the mountains
Mendelssohn ed. Archer: How lovely are the messengers
Jackson: I look from afar
L. Berkeley: I sing of a maiden
Darlington: Jacob's Ladder
Poston: Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Cleobury: Let all mortal flesh keep silence
Archer: The Linden Tree Carol
Archer: Long ago, prophets knew
Moore: Magnificat in B flat
ed. Cleobury: Man, assay
Palestrina ed. Cleobury: Matin Responsory
Jackson: Matin Responsory
Shephard: Never weather-beaten sail
Chilcott: Nova! nova!
arr. Rutter: O come, O come Immanuel
arr. Archer: On Jordan's bank
Wood: O thou, the central orb
arr. Ferguson: People look East
Archer: Prayer for the Blessing of Light
ed. Le Huray: Rejoice in the Lord alway
Ravenscroft: Remember, O thou man
arr. Archer: The Angel Gabriel
arr. Cleobury: The Cherry Tree Carol
Archer: The Linden Tree Carol
Vann: There is a flow'r sprung of a tree
Near: There is no rose
G. Ives: This is the record of John
arr. Vaughan Williams: This is the truth sent from above
Jackson: Tomorrow go ye forth
Rudolph: Veiled in darkness
Palestrina arr. Ledger: Vesper Responsory
Jackson: Vesper Responsory
Bruckner ed. Rutter: Virga Jesse floruit
Bach arr. Nicolai: Wachet auf!
Bach ed. Archer: Wie soll ich dich empfangen
arr. Guest: Zion, at thy shining gates