Carols at Christmas is an original arrangement of traditional Christmas Carols for voices and/or mixed classroom ensemble using five notes G, A, B, C, D.
It is intended to be performed by children aged between 7 and 12 years of age (Key Stage 2 and lower Key Stage 3).
Voices and any non-transposing instruments that uses the treble clef and untuned percussion. The voices are doubled by the instruments. The score is intended to be used flexibly; voices alone, instruments alone or both voices and instruments or any combination of instruments and voices.
Carols at Christmas arranges 6 traditional Christmas Carols in four parts; for three treble clef instruments and untuned percussion. The piece may be performed in its entirety or the individual carols separately. It meets the requirements for performance and playing tuned and untuned instruments musically at Key Stage 2 and 3.
The Carols are presented in the following order:
I Saw Three Ships
We Three Kings
Away in a Manger
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
(The audio is created electronically using notation software.)