Simon Callow's Dickensian Christmas

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The BBC Singers join actor Simon Callow in a performance of carols and Christmas readings.

Performed in St Luke's Church, Chelsea, the BBC Singers and Simon Callow explore the world of Charles Dickens with seasonal readings and Christmas carols. With conductor Ben Palmer and organist Annie Lydford.

AUDIENCE CAROL - The First Nowell (English trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Christmas Festivities
CAROL - Remember, O Thou Man (Thomas Ravenscroft)
READING - Christmas Festivities 2
CAROL - 'Twas in the Winter Cold (Joseph Barnby)
READING - The Life of Our Lord
CAROL - Sleep Holy Babe (John Dykes)
CAROL - The Holly and the Ivy (English trad, arr Henry Walford Davies)
READING - Dingley Dell
AUDIENCE CAROL - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (English trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Carol from 'The Pickwick Papers'
READING - The Christmas Waits from 'A Christmas Tree'
CAROL - Deck the Hall (Welsh trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Marigold
CAROL - O Holy Night (Adolphe Adam, arr John Rutter)
READING - A Christmas Carol
AUDIENCE CAROL - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.

The BBC Singers join actor Simon Callow in a performance of carols and Christmas readings.

Performed in St Luke's Church, Chelsea, the BBC Singers and Simon Callow explore the world of Charles Dickens with seasonal readings and Christmas carols. With conductor Ben Palmer and organist Annie Lydford.

AUDIENCE CAROL - The First Nowell (English trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Christmas Festivities
CAROL - Remember, O Thou Man (Thomas Ravenscroft)
READING - Christmas Festivities 2
CAROL - 'Twas in the Winter Cold (Joseph Barnby)
READING - The Life of Our Lord
CAROL - Sleep Holy Babe (John Dykes)
CAROL - The Holly and the Ivy (English trad, arr Henry Walford Davies)
READING - Dingley Dell
AUDIENCE CAROL - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (English trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Carol from 'The Pickwick Papers'
READING - The Christmas Waits from 'A Christmas Tree'
CAROL - Deck the Hall (Welsh trad, arr David Willcocks)
READING - Marigold
CAROL - O Holy Night (Adolphe Adam, arr John Rutter)
READING - A Christmas Carol
AUDIENCE CAROL - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.