God rest you merry, gentlemen (SATB)

Traditional English carol
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A moderately easy SATB setting of a Christmas carol usually sung to David Willcocks 1961 arrangement. This is a very well-known melody which may benefit from the simpler, more mediaeval-type vocal accompaniment I have scored here. Melody passes from sops (v.1) to basses (v.2) to tenors and basses (v.3) to sops and altos (v.4), with the last verse being unison up till the refrain, where the sops and altos burst out into joyful harmony in their upper range.

Score ID
Traditional English carol
Year of arrangement
Easy (Grades 1-3)
2 minutes
Classical music
Instrumental parts

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