Festival of Carols 2017:Minuit Chrétiens (O Holy Night) – 'Always' (annually) The/a firm favourite from both performer and congregation perspectives.Thanks to Ceri Twiston Davies for this recording.Holmchase Singershttps://www.facebook.com/Holmchase-Singers-139938482694998/Jersey Festival Choirhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/JerseyFestivalChoir/
Posted by A.J. Picot on Saturday, 16 December 2017
Posted by Janine Graham on Sunday, 17 December 2017
– ‘Sussex Carol’ arranged by Elaine Hagenberg
– ‘Little Drop of Heaven’ by Pepper Choplin
– ‘Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella’ arr. by Howard Helberg
– ‘Past Three a Clock’ arr. by Charles Wood
– ‘’Nativity Carol’ by John Rutter
– ‘La Berceuse’ by Barbara Bell, arr. by John Rutter
All conducted by William Millow
‘Minuit, Chrétiens’ = ‘O Holy Night’
(together with the Holmchase Singers, as is the rousing case annually) by Adolphe Adam, adapted by John Lobb
** HOLMCHASE SINGERS (Holmchase Singers) will also perform separately:
* ST CECILIA ORCHESTRA:
Conducted by Derek Lawrence *
+ CONGREGATIONal hymns:
– ‘Once in Royal David’s City’
(There will be a junior TREBLE singing the first verse)
– ‘O Come, All Ye Faithful’
+ ORGANIST, Malcolm Whittell:
PIANISTS (JFC Accompanist), Grace Garnier +( Holmchase Accompanist), Paul Matthews
Seating on a first-come, first-served basis.
Arrive around 1 hour before the Concert’s start.
PARKING on-site is always very limited.
All COLLECTION proceeds will go to after its appeal speech.
Jersey Festival Choir’s last couple of years’ Christmas Events & general repertoire can be found herein: