Chime Concert Victorian Stroll 2020

Welcome to the 2020 Victorian Stroll Chime Concert at St. John's, presented by First Chimer Andy Mace and Second Chimer Lydia.

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Program (revised):

Veni Emmanuel (adapted from plainsong, Mode I, by Thomas Helmore)

The Angel Gabriel (Basque carol)

Sing We Now of Christmas (traditional French carol and melody)

Blue Christmas [Hayes & Johnson]

Oh Little Town of Bethlehem ( )

Bring a Torch, Jeannette Isabella (French carol)

Il Est Ne lé Divin Enfant (French traditional carol)

Angels We Have Heard on High (French carol)

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Johnny Marks)

The First Nowell (17th century English carol)

I Believe in Father Christmas (Greg Lake, with “interlude” borrowed from Lieut. Kije Suite by Sergei Prokofiev)

Adeste Fideles (attr. John Francis Wade)

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen (English traditional carol)

Personent hodie (from Piae Cantiones, 1582)

Ding Dong! Merrily on High (16th century French tune)

One Horse Open Sleigh (Jingle Bells) (John Pierpont)

Caroling, Caroling (Christmas Bells Are Ringing ( Hutson, Bert)

Sussex Carol (English traditional carol)

Good King Wenceslas (traditional carol)

Joy to the World! (“Antioch” – George Frideric Handel)

We Wish You a Merry Christmas [16th century English carol]