“A Christmas Interlude for Strings”
(A holiday piece for any size string orchestra)
DESCRIPTION: A rich string arrangement of “In the Bleak Midwinter” (Holst melody) and “Quem Pastores” — The first piece flows into the second, but “In the Bleak Midwinter” can be performed by itself.
AUDIENCE: This piece is equally suitable in a concert or church setting (and makes a lovely offertory).
SOUND CLIP (excerpt) (Note: This is not a professional recording.)
SCORING: Strings of at least 3, 3, 2, 2, 1, but the more the better
♦ 5:00 (for the complete piece)
♦ 3:00 (for “In the Bleak Midwinter” alone)
PRICE: Contact me for a price quote, mentioning how large your string ensemble is.