I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
The hymn tunes ring through in this straightforward arrangement that is perfectly suited for small and beginning ensembles. This setting combines "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day and Dona Nobis Pacem". Mallets, thumb damps, martellato lifts, and shakes distinguish the charming accompaniment from the simple melody. Some bell changes occur. 59 measures. Key of G Major.