Christmas Music

Here is some Christmas Music which can be arranged. These are not ‘ready-made’ publications, but are tailor made to suit your particular group of players. For audio demo tracks, click the play button next to each title. NB Finished arrangements may be a different length to these tracks, and in different keys. As well as the titles below, I can also arrange any traditional Christmas Carol for your particular ensemble.
To order an arrangement, please use the order form.

Jazzy Christmas Pieces

King Wenceslas Goes to Town Easy
Jingle Blues Easy
The Next Noel Easy
I Heard Three Ships Easy
Ye Jazzy Gentlemen Needs at least some players grade 1-2
We Jazzy Kings Needs some players grade 1-2
Swinging Shepherds Needs some players grade 2-3
Swingle Bells Needs some players grade 2-3
Bethahahalehem Some tricky counting. Adds an extra bar each verse!

Christmas Medleys

Christmas Eve Fantasia   O Little Town, While Shepherds Watched, Silent Night & O Holy Night all mixed up together with simple rhythms
Merry Medley   A simple medley comprising The First Noel, The Holly and the Ivy, & We Wish You a Merry Christmas. Requires some players grades 1-2 for the melodies.
Seasons Greetings   A more ambitious medley comprising Hark the Herald, Away in a Manger, & Ding Dong Merrily on High. Requires some players grades 2-3 for the melodies.
Winter Wassail  I Saw Three Ships, Sussex Carol, Wassail Song. Mostly in 6/8 time, requires some players grades 2-3.

The Christmas Starter Kit

A set of five Christmas Carols/Songs for elementary orchestra, band or ensemble. Can be arranged for any instruments, in any clef or any level that you require. Each set is specially arranged according to the instrumentation that you specify. Even players at the most basic level can take part. May be arranged in different keys, depending on the type of group. Price £45. Please use the standard order form, don’t forget to list your players and ability levels!
Contents: While Shepherds Watched, Unto Us a Boy is Born, Good King Wenceslas, Away in a Manger, Jingle Bells.