John Rutter: The Colours of Christmas (SA)

Books | SSA, Piano Accompaniment

Composer: John Rutter
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work

This tender Christmas song will appeal to all fans of John Rutter's music. With a simple, appealing melody and a flowing accompaniment, The Colours of Christmas evokes a touching sense of longing for the joys of the festive season. A beautifully written piece that is sure to become a classic with choirs across the globe. Also available in a version for mixed voices.

ISBN: 9780193379244
Published on: 02 June 2011
No of pages: 8
Length: 3
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9780193379244
 
     
       

        John Rutter: The Colours of Christmas (SA) reviews verified by reevooReevoo

        Quality of content
        9.5
        Value for money
        9.5
        Overall rating
        9.5
        Scores 9.5 out of 10 based on 12 reviews
        10 out of 10

        Margaret

        Sonning Common GB Community Singing Group Director
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        Our Community Singing Group loves this piece. Beautiful words, easy to learn and sing - and very atmospheric. We use it each Christmas. Highly recommended for a non- technical group of singers. Simple but very effective.
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 23 July 2018
        Published on: 06 August 2018

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        9 out of 10

        Lesley

        London GB Singer & choir leader
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        Very pretty arrangement. Quickly picked up by even a reasonably inexperienced choir.
        Reviewer left no comment
        Confirmed purchase: 10 November 2015
        Published on: 24 November 2015
        9 out of 10

        Jane

        Nuneaton GB
        +
        Lovely melody and accompaniment in very simple 2part harmony.
        None
        Confirmed purchase: 27 October 2014
        Published on: 10 November 2014

        Musicroom Reviews

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        Review
        4
        A deceptively easy piece for a small choir to learn
        Anonymous - (chester, United Kingdom)
        2
        Rather disappointing - somewhat mundane. Perhaps it will grown on us in time. None of the wow-factor usually found with John Rutter.
        Anonymous - (Andover, United Kingdom)
        5
        Delightful, the simplicity of the melody & 2 part vocal lines be-lying the effectiveness. A lovely addition to a Christmas concert for any amateur/youth choir. The audience leaving with the melody lingering.
        Anonymous - (Norwich , United Kingdom)
        4
        This is a very pleasant arrangement. Tha parts are not too demanding and the range is not vast. The words are probably slightly 'twee' for a secondary school choir, but other age groups will enjoy this Christmas song.
        Anonymous - (Margate, United Kingdom)
        5
        I can't wait to start teaching this wonderful two part arrangement to my pupils.
        Anonymous - (Bedworth, United Kingdom)
        4
        This is an easy but effective carol that most SA choirs could tackle. The piano accompaniment is what makes it and this too is fairly easy, although needs a good hand stretch! A good Rutter carol to have in your repertoire.
        Anonymous - (Northampton, United Kingdom)
        5
        Usual high standard of music typical of John Rutter
        Anonymous - (Birmingham, United Kingdom)

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