Carols For Choirs: Book Five includes 50 superb carols to celebrate 50 years of the famous Carols for Choirs series. A complete resource for choirs from Advent through to Epiphany.
Fresh arrangements from Bob Chilcott and David Blackwell, as well as original compositions, including many specially written for this collection.
A wide range of composers are featured, including Alan Bullard, Bob Chilcott, Gabriel Jackson, Philip Ledger, Jaakko Mantyjarvi, Mathew Martin, Cecilia McDowall, Francis Pott, John Rutter, Carl Rutti, and David Willcocks.
A balanced mix of accompanied and unaccompanied items, including the order of service for a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols.
The volumes of Carols for Choirs have established themselves as the quintessential carol books for carol singers around the world. Like its predecessors, Carols for Choirs 5 presents a wide range of carols to suit every occasion, from classic tunes superbly arranged to the best original compositions. The collection showcases the very best established and new names in choral composition today, both in the UK and world-wide.
A welcome addition to the Christmas repertoire. Carols for Choirs was a ground-breaking publication 50 years ago and has set a standard for Christmas events ever since. Carols for Choirs 5 will enable choirs to freshen up and revive their concerts and services in the years ahead. The book contains interesting new carols combined with wonderful arrangements of old favourites. Anonymous
- (Kenilworth, United Kingdom)