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Suite Lyrique

Suite Lyrique

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 02/06/2011

for solo harp and strings Suite Lyrique is a work in six movements for harp and strings, with music taken from the composer's Suite Antique of 1979 for flute, harpsichord, and strings. The six movements - Prelude, Ostinato, Aria, (Jazz) Waltz, Chanson, and Rondeau - explore different moods and exploit the harp's sound world and capabilities to the full to create a highly attractive and joyful concert work. The harp part and full score are available on sale and string parts and scores available on hire.

The Colours of Christmas

The Colours of Christmas

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 02/06/2011

for SA and piano or orchestra With a simple, appealing melody and a flowing accompaniment, The Colours of Christmas evokes a touching sense of longing for the joys of the festive season. Also available in a version for upper voices. An accompaniment for orchestra is available on hire/rental.

Suite Lyrique

Suite Lyrique

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 02/06/2011

for solo harp and strings Suite Lyrique is a work in six movements for harp and strings, with music taken from the composer's Suite Antique of 1979 for flute, harpsichord, and strings. The six movements - Prelude, Ostinato, Aria, (Jazz) Waltz, Chanson, and Rondeau - explore different moods and exploit the harp's sound world and capabilities to the full to create a highly attractive and joyful concert work. The harp part and full score are available on sale and string parts and scores available on hire.

The Colours of Christmas

The Colours of Christmas

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 02/06/2011

for SA and piano or orchestra With a simple, appealing melody and a flowing accompaniment, The Colours of Christmas evokes a touching sense of longing for the joys of the festive season. Also available in a version for mixed voices. An accompaniment for orchestra is available on hire/rental.

A Description of Fonthill Abbey and Demesne. Third Edition.

A Description of Fonthill Abbey and Demesne. Third Edition.

Author: John Rutter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/03/2011

A New Guide to Weston-Super-Mare.

A New Guide to Weston-Super-Mare.

Author: John Rutter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/03/2011

A Description of Fonthill Abbey and Demesne ... Third Edition. Sixth Edition

A Description of Fonthill Abbey and Demesne ... Third Edition. Sixth Edition

Author: John Rutter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/03/2011

A Description of Fonthill Abbey, and Demesne, Wilts, Etc.

A Description of Fonthill Abbey, and Demesne, Wilts, Etc.

Author: John Rutter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/03/2011

Most glorious Lord of life

Most glorious Lord of life

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 20/01/2011

for SATB and organ or brass ensemble This Easter anthem is a triumphant setting of words by Edmund Spenser and St John Damascene for mixed choir and organ. Featuring joyful choral parts and an optional soprano solo, Most glorious Lord of life ends with a new harmonization of the Easter hymn tune 'Ellacombe', with an optional congregational part. Material for an accompaniment for brass, timpani, and organ is available on hire/rental. Featured on the CD A Song in Season, on the Collegium label.

The Gift of Charity

The Gift of Charity

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 20/01/2011

for SATB and organ The Gift of Charity is a gently flowing anthem. It features beautifully arching phrases, an optional soprano solo, and exultant yet tender climaxes. The text, by Selwyn Image, based on I Corinthians 13, makes it the perfect choice for weddings, but also for use all year round.

The King of Blis

The King of Blis

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 10/06/2010

for SATB unaccompanied This lively and uplifting carol sets a joyful fifteenth-century Christmas text by James Ryman. The music is rhythmic and powerful, with moments of rich and vibrant harmony offset by the strong, fanfare-like Latin refrain.

Bethlem Hospital. a Poem in Blank Verse.

Bethlem Hospital. a Poem in Blank Verse.

Author: John Rutter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/06/2010

Carol of the Magi

Carol of the Magi

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 03/06/2010

for SATB, optional baritone solo, cello, and organ or string orchestra This is a tuneful epiphany carol, setting a text by the composer. Underpinned by a beautiful cello solo, the vocal lines are rich and flowing, and the organ supports the choir with warm harmonies. The cello part is published separately and an accompaniment for strings is available on hire.

Carol of the Magi

Carol of the Magi

Author: John Rutter Format: Sheet music Release Date: 03/06/2010

for SATB, optional baritone solo, cello, and organ or string orchestra This is a tuneful epiphany carol, setting a text by the composer. Underpinned by a beautiful cello solo, the vocal lines are rich and flowing, and the organ supports the choir with warm harmonies. The cello part is published separately and an accompaniment for strings is available on hire.