Wind & Rhythm this week celebrates the season with classic Christmas music. It’s the carols you love: old, new, and reimagined. We’ll listen to a wonderful arrangement of the Wexford carol, a medley of traditional carols rearranged to be in a minor key, a mash up of carols with Mozart, and more.
Trepak Tchaikovsky Chicago Brass Quintet Christmas with Mozart arr. Julie Giroux University of Texas at El Paso Wind Symphony,
Ron Hufstader Wexford Carol traditional Mainstreet Brass God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen arr. Rich Hirsch SaXmas
Bach's Bells arr. Christopher Coletti Canadian Brass Minor Alterations David Lovrien Dallas Wind Symphony, Jerry Junkin Do They Know It's Christmas? Bob Geldof and Midge Ure Grimethorpe Colliery Band, Major Peter Parkes Sing We Now of Christmas (Noel Nouvelet) traditional Galliard Brass Ensemble The Little Drummer Boy's Bolero Katherine Davis / Maurice Ravel; arr. Julie Giroux University of Texas at El Paso Wind Symphony,
Ron Hufstader Away in a Manger / It Came Upon a Midnight Clear /
O, Little Town of Bethlehem traditional Empire Brass What Child is That Playing Carol of the Bells? arr. Julie Giroux University of Texas at El Paso Wind Symphony, Ron Hufstader O Come, O Come Emanuel traditional Empire Brass Bugler's Holiday Leroy Anderson Royal Swedish Army Conscript Band, Mats Janhagen Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Hugh Martin / Ralph Blane Imani Winds Hallelujah from The Messiah George Frederick Handel; arr. William Gordon Salvation Army Staff Bands, William Gordon