Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

30th Christmas Festival - The Gift of Christmas introduced by Howard Goodall
Monday, 14 December, 2015 - 19:30

What better way to get into the festive spirit than with this programme of some of the most-loved and beautiful Christmas music ever written, performed by one of the greatest cathedral choirs in the world. Presented by Howard Goodall in informative and entertaining festive form.

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Clive Driskill-Smith
piano/organ
William Wallace
piano
Stephen Darlington
director
Holst
Masters in this Hall
Cornelius
The Three Kings
Ives
Little Star of Bethlehem
Walton
King Herod
Vierne
Carillon de Westminster (Pièces de Fantaisie, Troisème Suite Op. 54 No. 6) (Organ Solo)
Howard Goodall
Stella quam viderant Magi
Holst
In the Bleak Midwinter
John Tavener
The Lamb
Trad.
I saw three Ships
Britten
Hymn to the Virgin
Poulenc
O Magnum Mysterium
Trad. arr. Stephen Darlington
Silent Night
Mathias
Sir Christémas
Leroy Anderson arr. Thomas Trotter
Sleigh Ride (Organ Solo)
Trad.
Ding! Dong! Merrily on High
Britten
A Shepherd’s Carol
Bob Chilcott
The Twelve Days of Christmas
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