The Christmas Carol Service at Merton College Chapel is a celebration of Christmas, with carols old and new, including the world premiere of a new arrangement by John Rutter.
Malling Die Geburt Christi, Op. 48
JS Bach arr. Karg-Elert Sinfonia pastorale from BWV248
Peeters Uns ist geboren ein Kindelein op. 39/4
Ireland The Holy Boy
Trad. arr. Chilcott Still, still, still
Trad. arr. Pearsall In dulci jubilo
Adam, arr. Rutter O Holy night!
Cecilia McDowall There is no rose
Roxanna Panufnik Sleep, little Jesus
Herefordshire folk song arr. Rutter Joseph and Mary (world premiere)
Gardner Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Vierne Final from Symphony No. 1 in D minor
As this is always a very popular occasion, the organisers would be grateful if those attending could arrive and be seated by 8.15pm.