Customer Admin Tool
Your #1 source for Handbell & Handchime Sheet Music.
Handbell Service - Fall 2022 Choristers Guild - Fall 2022 Hope Publishing Company - Fall & Christmas 2022 Evergreen Music - Summer & Fall 2022 Meadowlark Melodies - Summer & Fall 2022 From the Top Music - June 2022 GIA Publications - Summer & Fall 2022 Bellissimo Publications - Summer & Fall 2022


Once In Royal David's City
This arrangement was inspired by the iconic Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, which has been presented by King's College, Cambridge University each Christmas since 1918. Afdahl emulates that style by beginning with a simple playing of the tune, then adding voices and additional layers of sound with each successive stanza.

At the beginning, a repeated melodic pattern rung by the treble bells can be rung with the bells suspended on a bell tree or rung LV by one or two ringers. Under this obbligato, the main melody may be played on handchimes, a C or Bb instrument, or sung by a soloist or unison choir.
Stock Number Detail - Note Price Qty. Ship
MCL263095 Once In Royal David's City   - Full Score with Vocal Solo and Bb Clarinet Parts
 $9.95  $8.46
S
MCL264095 Once In Royal David's City   - 3 oct HB with opt 2 oct HC and Solo Voice
 $5.25  $4.46
S