The First Nowell
SATB Chorus and Keyboard
Optional Brass Octet, Percussion and Organ
Julian Wachner offers us a lovely, warm arrangement of this well-known English Carol as harmonized by John Stainer with words from Carols Ancient and Modern (1823).
Included in the collection "The Snow Lay On the Ground: Nine Festive Carol Settings" by Julian Wachner.
Recorded by the Choir of Trinity Wall Street on ARSIS Audio CD180.
Brass Octet Instrumentation: Trumpet 1, 2 and 3, Horn in F, Trombone 1 and 2, Bass Trombone, Tuba, Percussion, and Organ.