Three Little Carols


Three Little Carols for 9 Handbells. Based on familiar carols including “Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming (Es ist ein Ros)”, “In the Bleak Mid-Winter (Cranham)” and “Angels We Have Heard on High (Gloria)”, each setting features a prelude followed by a straightforward setting of the carol melody. A da capo ending rounds out the ABA form. The first and third settings are bold and energetic, with the second setting more gentle and like a cradle song. Individual settings run about 3 minutes each in performance.

“Lo How a Rose E’er Blooming” (Es ist ein Ros)

 

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“In the Bleak Mid-Winter” (Cranham)

 

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“Angels We Have Heard on High” (Gloria)

 

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