Designed as a versatile resource for the woodwind soloist, this collection of familiar melodies is a rich resource for those seeking material for holiday concert or worship settings. The included mixed-media CD provides piano accompaniment for each of the titles and may be used for rehearsal or performance purposes. Additionally, idiomatically written solo parts for flute, oboe, clarinet, and bassoon are included as data files on the CD, providing maximum flexibility at a reasonable price.
Trad. German – While by the Sheep We Watched
Trad. Plainsong – O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
Neidlinger – The Birthday of a King
Trad. Spiritual – Rise Up, Shepherd, and Follow
Manger Songs (Murray – Away In A Manger; Kirkpatrick – Cradle Song; Tempest Adest Floridum from Piae Cantiones; W Zlobie Lezy – Trad. Polish)
Hear the Angels Singing (Trad. French – Masters In This Hall)
Redner – O Little Town of Bethlehem
Tidings of Comfort and Joy (Trad. English Carol – God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen)
Gruber – Silent Night! Holy Night!
“He Is Born!” the Angels Sing (Trad. French – Ile est ne; Mendelssohn – Hark The Herald Angels Sing; Handel – Christmas)