Christmas Lullaby op.502 (August 1997)

A carol for SATB and organ
Published by: Highbridge Music Ltd
Note on Lyrics: Lyrics by Howard Blake
Duration: 5 mins
First Performance: Dunfermline Abbey Choir December 1997
Sheet Music Available
Organ / vocal score for sale

Notes

Originally for 2 sopranos and orchestra, later arranged as the carol in 'The Snowman Stage Show' with woodwind ensemble, and here arranged for SATB and organ for Norman Mitchell and Dunfermline Abbey Choir.

There is also a version for 2 trebles and orchestra with a secular lyric, entitled 'Cradle Song'

Performances

14th December 2013 Sussex Voiceworks and Mardibrass of London conducted by Peter Farrant, All Saints Church, Hove, Sussex 7.30pm

Related Works


'THE SNOWMAN STAGE SHOW (TWELVE-PLAYER VERSION)' op.459 (September 1993) (Audio Sample Available)
A full-evening theatre show in two acts, based on the book by Raymond Briggs, the film by TVC and incorporating the music of the ballet (arranged here for 12 instruments)
'*CHRISTMAS LULLABY' op.413 (April 1990)
Duet for soprano, mezzo-soprano and orchestra
''Christmas Lullaby' for chorus and orchestra' op.433 (October 1991)
A re-arrangement of op.413, commissioned by the BBC for Friday Night is Music Night but cancelled without explanation
'CRADLE SONG (for two trebles and orchestra)' op.545 (April 2005)
An arrangement of "Christmas Lullaby" with a secular lyric

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