God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Fully-scored for your entire ringing ensemble, this holiday classic travels boldly through 3 key changes with the melody in different ranges – Level 3 for 3-5 (+opt. 6/7 bass) oct. A very few martellatos add some accents. Many options are offered to include a wide range of musicians to further liven up your holiday celebrations - mandolin/violin/easy bell tree (8 to 12+ bells)/or any C Instrument and/or piano. (All soloist scores are included – and these scores, only, are reproducible.) The Bell Tree range for each section: "A" B5-B6; "B/B1" E5-E6; "B2" E5-A6; "C1" F5-F6; "C2" F5-C7. Celebrate the season and all your musicians at the annual Christmas Concert or Festival or as a celebratory moment in worship, and use it in a school program to highlight your many talented soloists. The sound file mp3 for this piece includes all optional instruments. A compatible full Bell Tree Solo (Med Difficulty, range from D5-C7) with Piano (All Reproducible - RE5018R) is also available. Part of the True Music and First String Series from ringTrue. Keys of b minor, e minor and f minor; 68 measures; 3:10 performance time.