So here is what can only be called my Holiday Memory Index.
I am always looking for Christmas poems and Advent-specific songs, so if you have suggestions for me to add in future years, I’d love for you to share them in the comments.
Advent Song Scores
Christmas Song Scores
Angels from the Realms of Glory
Angels We Have Heard on High
Away in a Manger
Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella
Coventry Carol (for the 4th day of Christmas — commemorates Herod’s slaying of the Innocents)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Good Christian Men, Rejoice
Good King Wenceslas (2nd day of Christmas — St. Stephen’s Day — is mentioned in this song; also suitable for Advent)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
I Saw Three Ships
In the Bleak MidWinter
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Joy to the World (Latin lyrics at the bottom of the score)
Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Once in Royal David’s City (new 2016)
The Babe in Bethlem’s Manger (new 2016)
The Ditchling Carol
The First Noel
We Three Kings of Orient Are (for Epiphany)
A Christmas Carol by G.K. Chesteron
A Hymn on the Nativity of My Savior by Ben Johnson
Carol by William Canton (new 2016)
On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity by John Milton
Christmas Eve by Christina Rossetti
Story for an Educated Child by Phyllis McGinley
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