Katherine Colledge/Hugh Colledge: Simply 4 Strings: A Yuletide Suite

Books | String Ensemble

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes
Format: Sheet Music | Score and Parts
Arrangements for beginner string ensemble of some wonderful but lesser-known Christmas carols from the best-selling composers of Stepping Stones, Waggon Wheels, Fast Forward and Shooting Stars.


  • Hydom, Hydom: A lively Czech carol featuring a drone
  • Winds Through The Olive Trees: A slower, more gentle carol from Gascony giving the orchestra an opportunity to play softly
  • The Sans Day Carol: The cellos and violas are given the tune of this Cornish carol while the1st violins play a flowing counter-melody
  • Deck The Hall: A joyful carol from Wales that includes a pizzicato passage
This pack contains a full score, a piano score, and the following parts: Violin 1 (x8); Violin 2 (x8); Violin 3 (x3); Viola 1 (x3); Viola 2 (x3); Cello 1 (x3); Cello 2 (x3); Double bass (x2). (Viola and bass parts are optional.)
Skill Level: Easy Explain this
Published on: 02 September 2009
Language: English
Catalogue No: M060119552

        Musicroom Reviews

        This is a wonderful addition to the Simply4Strings series. Katherine and Hugh Colledge can always be relied upon to get everything just right - the level of difficulty and the clever and interesting arrangements of the tunes, and this is no exception. Piano acconpaniments are fun too, resulting in the perfect choice for beginner string groups. Please keep writing them!
        Anonymous - (Wirksworth, United Kingdom)