Christmas Carols New and Old (John Stainer)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

General information

Title: Christmas Carols New and Old

Editors / Compilers: Henry Ramsden Bramley (Words) and John Stainer (Music)

Publication date and place: 1880 London: Novello, Ewer & Co.

Description: Christmas Carols New and Old;
The Words edited by the Rev. Henry Ramsden Bramley, M.A., Fellow and Tutor of Saint Mary Magdalen College, Oxford.
The Music edited by Sir John Stainer, M.A., Mus.Doc., of the same College.
London, Novello & Co.

The first series, with a total of 20 carols, was originally published in November 1867, the second series of 22 in 1871. A third series - with 28 carols - was issued in 1878, expanding the collection to 70 carols.

External websites:

Contents

see IMSLP

Works at CPDL

No. Title Year Composer Genre Subgenre Vo. Voices
1 God rest you merry, gentlemen 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB
6 The first Nowell 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB
7 Jesu hail! O God most holy 1880 John Stainer Sacred Hymns 4 SATB
8 Good Christian men, rejoice 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB
12 The Seven Joys of Mary 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB
14 What Child is this? 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB, TTBB
19 When Christ was born of Mary free 1880 Arthur Henry Brown Sacred Anthems 4 SATB
23 The holly and the ivy 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols 4 SATB
30 See amid the winter's snow 1880 John Goss Sacred Carols 4 SATB
36 It was the very noon of night 1880 Joseph Barnby Sacred Carols 4 SATB
41 All this night bright angels sing 1880 Arthur Sullivan Sacred Carols 4 SATB
44 In the country nigh to Bethlehem 1880 Gertrude Hine Secular Carols 4 SATB
64 I saw three ships come sailing in 1880 Traditional Sacred Carols