Carols included are:
Angels from the realms of glory (W Matthews) / Behold, once more the day is come (Jeremiah Ingalls, USA) / Hark how the herald angels sing / How beautiful upon the mountains (R A Smith, Edinburgh) / Let Eastern tribes (J Pascoe, Troon, Cornwall) / Sweet chiming Christmas bells / Angels from the realms of glory (T N Warmington) / Mortals awake / Arise and hail the happy morn / Arise, behold the heavenly choir / Behold the grace appears / Behold, what grace appears / Bethlehem's star / Epiphany hymn / Flaming seraphs / Hark! Hark, what joyful news (Lewis Edson, USA) / Hark, hark, what news (Joseph Stephenson ) / Hark, the glad sound / Hark the music / Hark, what mean those holy voices? / High let us swell our tuneful voice / Let Christians all with one accord rejoice / Modrep Maria - Aunt Mary (G Rowe) / Mortals awake / The Morwenna carol / The night of the angels / O fair, o fair Jerusalem / Rejoice ye tenants of the earth / Shepherds keeping watch / Shepherds, rejoice (Samuel Wakely, Bridport) / Shepherds, rejoice / This is the day / To us a child is born (Thomas Clark) / Welcome that star (T F Ash) / Whence those sounds symphonious / While shepherds watched (6 versions)
Published on the occasion of Bude Stratton & District Old Cornwall Society's 50th Anniversary 1961-2011, this is a collection of 40 Cornish Christmas carols in the West Gallery tradition, collected by the Society over a number of years; arranged by Michael J Richardson. Words & music, and historical notes appended.
Published by Bude Stratton & District Old Cornwall Society and the Federation of Old Cornwall Societies.