What sweeter music

    at St Giles-in-the-Fields

    Seven centuries of music for Advent and Christmas

Felix Mendelssohn: Lasset uns frohlocken
Tarik O’Regan: Threshold of Night
Johannes Eccard: Übers Gebirg Maria geht
Matthew Martin: Adam lay y-bounden
14th cent carol (arr. Barry Rose): Angelus ad virginem
Paul Manz: E’en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come
Bob Chilcott: Advent Antiphons
HJ Gauntlett (arr. Mann & O’Donnell): Once in royal David’s city
16th cent French tune (arr. Nicholson): Ding dong! merrily on high
Franz Gruber (arr. Hill): Silent night
Peter Warlock (arr. Hill): Bethlehem Down
JF Wade (arr. Hill): O come, all ye faithful
Michael Praetorius (arr. Hiley): Resonet in laudibus
Richard Rodney Bennett: Puer nobis
Richard Allain: What sweeter music
Eric Whitacre: Lux aurumque
Felix Mendelssohn (arr. Robinson): Hark! the herald angels sing

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Including Bob Chilcott’s Advent Antiphons, original works by Tarik O’Regan, Eric Whitacre, Matthew Martin, Richard Allan and Richard Rodney Bennett, and traditional carols for audience participation