Christmas Day (Holst, Gustav)

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Editor First edition (reprint)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., Ltd., 1910.
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General Information

Work Title Christmas Day
Alternative. Title Choral Fantasy on Old Carols with Accompaniment for Orchestra or Organ
Composer Holst, Gustav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H.109
First Publication. 1910 – London: Novello & Co, Ltd.
Librettist traditional
Language English
Dedication To the Music Students of Morley College
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, mezzo-soprano (or alto), tenor, baritone, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra or organ

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Incorporates the following carols:

  1. Good Christian Men Rejoice
  2. God Rest You Merry Gentlemen
  3. Come Ye Lofty, Come Ye Lowly
  4. The First Nowell