SUSSEX CAROL

Arranger: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1871-1958)

Through his composing, conducting, collecting, editing, and teaching, Ralph Vaughan Williams (b. Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, England, October 12, 1872; d. Westminster, London, England, August 26, 1958) became the chief figure in the realm of English music and church music in the first half of the twentieth century. His education included instruction at the Royal College of Music in London and Trinity College, Cambridge, as well as additional studies in Berlin and Paris. During World War I he served in the army medical corps in France. Vaughan Williams taught music at the Royal College of Music (1920-1940), conducted the Bach Choir in London (1920-1927), and directed the Leith Hill Music Festival in Dorking (1905-1953). A major influence i… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: SUSSEX CAROL
Arranger: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1871-1958)
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8
Incipit: 55345 32127 11234
Key: F Major
Source: English Traditional
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 53 Number 2 November December 2018: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Carson P. Cooman; Grimoaldo Macchia
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2018)
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 40 Number 1 November December 2017 General, Advent, Christmas, Epiphany: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; William Rose
    Published By: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. (2017)
  • Composer/Editor Larry Shackley
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (2016)
  • Hymn Prelude Library Volume Ten Tunes S: Lutheran Service Book
    Composer/Editors Kevin J. Hildebrand; Gerald Near
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2016)
  • 8 Easy Chorale Preludes for All Seasons Set 2
    Composer/Editor Benjamin M. Culli
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2014)
  • Carols A to Z: 38 Organ Settings for Worship or Recital
    Composer/Editor Douglas E. Wagner
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2014)
  • The Organist's Library Volume 56
    Composer/Editor Robert C. Lau
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2014)
  • Creative Hymn Playing: Improvisations, Exercises, and Repertoire
    Composer/Editor Michael A. Burkhardt
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2013)
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 77 Number 2 November December 2013: The Service Music Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; Robert C. Lau
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2013)
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 76 Number 2 November December 2012: The Service Music Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2012)
  • The Organist's Library Volume 52
    Composer/Editor David Anderson
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2012)
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 75 Number 2 November December 2011: The Service Music Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; Stanley E. Saxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2011)
  • 150 Hymn Preludes Book 2 Hymn Tune L - W: Short and Playable Pieces in Keys to Match All Popular Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Martin Setchell
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2010)
  • On Christmas Night: Eight Carols for Organ
    Composer/Editor Jeffrey N. Blersch
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2010)
  • The Bethlehem Collection: Six Preludes nad Postludes for Christmas for Organ Solo
    Composer/Editor David M. Cherwien
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2008)
  • Faith Alive Volume 2: Hymn Improvisations for Organ
    Composer/Editor Frederick Frahm
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2007)
  • Hark the Glad Sound: Carols for Organ
    Composer/Editor Lynn L. Peterson
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2007)
  • Born Is the King: 12 Beautiful Arrangements for Organ Celebrating the Birth of Our Savior
    Composer/Editors Carolyn Hamlin; Tom Hazleton
    Published By: Church Street Music (2005)
  • Composer/Editors Michael Shea; David Paxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2005)
  • The Ready-to-Play Organist: Advent and Christmas
    Composer/Editor David Paxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2003)
  • Augsburg Organ Library Christmas
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Robin Milford
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2001)
  • PedalPoint Volume 21 Number 1 October November December 2001: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Sandy Wilkinson
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (2001)
  • Preludes on Favorite Hymns for Organ
    Composer/Editor Norman Warren
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2000)
  • The Organist Volume 104 Number 5 November December 2000: The Service Music Companion for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Carol M. Johnson; David Paxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2000)
  • Organ Miniatures: 200 Short Improvisations on Familiar Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor June Nixon
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1999)
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 63 Number 2 November December 1999: A Bi-monthly Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Dorothy Wells; Brian Glyncannon
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1999)
  • Seven Trios on Christmas Hymns Volume 1: For Organ
    Composer/Editor David M. Lasky
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company (1998)
  • Easy Hymn Settings Advent - Christmas
    Composer/Editor Michael A. Burkhardt
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (1996)
  • Seasonal Hymn Preludes Volume 2 Christmas Part 1: Op. 7
    Composer/Editor Robin Dinda
    Published By: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. (1996)
  • The Oxford Book of Christmas Organ Music: Compiled by Robert Gower
    Composer/Editors Robert Gower; Russell Schulz-Widmar
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1995)
  • On December Five and Twenty!: Four Christmas Pieces for Organ
    Composer/Editor Richard Lind
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (1994)
  • Dynamic Offertories: For Organ
    Composer/Editor James Mansfield
    Published By: The Lorenz Corporation (1993)
  • Three Christmas Fantasies
    Composer/Editor John David Peterson
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (1992)
  • 5 Christmas Hymn Improvisations
    Composer/Editor Michael A. Burkhardt
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (1991)
  • Four Christmas Trios for Organ or Strings
    Composer/Editor James L. Brauer
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1991)
  • The Organ Music of Fred Bock: Volume 1 Six Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Fred Bock
    Published By: Fred Bock Music Company (1991)
  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 26 Number 2 November 1991: A Bi-Monthly Anthology for Church Organists
    Composer/Editor James Mansfield
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1991)
  • Wood Works for Christmas: Organ Settings of Yuletide Carols
    Composer/Editor Dale Wood
    Published By: The Sacred Music Press (1990)
  • The Concordia Hymn Prelude Series Volume 5: Christmas: S - Z Epiphany: A - De
    Composer/Editors Herbert Gotsch; James Engel
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1982)
  • The Sacred Organ Folio No. 26
    Composer/Editor Stanley E. Saxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1982)
  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 17 Number 2 November 1982: A Bi-monthly Anthology for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Howard Wells; Stanley E. Saxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1982)
  • A Christmas Collection for Organ
    Composer/Editor Alec Rowley
    Published By: Novello and Company Limited (1981)
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 1 Number 1 December 1978 General, Advent, Christmas, Epiphany: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; Russell Schulz-Widmar
    Published By: McAfee Music Corporation (1978)
  • The Parish Organist Part Five: Advent and Christmas Music
    Composer/Editor Erich Goldschmidt
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1955)

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Come to Bethlehem: Sparkling Carol Duets Reflecting the Colors of Christmas
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; Larry Shackley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2008)
  • A Hymnworks Christmas: A Tapestry of Classical Music and Christmas Themes for Piano and Organ
    Composer/Editor Linda McKechnie
    Published By: Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, Inc. (1994)

Piano Solo

  • The Essential Collection for the Church Pianist II: 55 Timeless Classics
    Composer/Editors Jane Holstein; Lloyd A. Larson
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (2016)
  • Composer/Editor Michael Larkin
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2008)
  • Emmanuel: Contemporary Piano Solos for Christmas
    Composer/Editor Lloyd A. Larson
    Published By: Hope Publishing Company (2007)
  • PedalPoint Volume 22 Number 1 October November December 2002: Church Music and Study Helps for Pianists and Organists
    Composer/Editors Sharron Lyon; Thomas R. Berdos
    Published By: The Sunday School Board of the Southern Baptist Convention (2002)
  • O Holy Night: Christmas Arrangements for Piano
    Composer/Editor Lloyd A. Larson
    Published By: Church Street Music (2001)
  • Christmas Elegance: Piano Settings by Bob Krogstad
    Composer/Editor Bob Krogstad
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (1996)
  • Come to the Manger: 7 Early Advanced Piano Solos for the Advent/Christmas Season
    Composer/Editor Anna Laura Page
    Published By: Alfred Music Publishing Company, Inc. (1995)

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Creative Hymn Playing: Improvisation Exercises and Repertoire
    Composer/Editor Michael A. Burkhardt
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2013)
  • Hymn Tunes in Lower Keyes: The Book to Grab When the Congregation Complains that the Hymns are Too High!

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2011)
  • Off the Page, Too: More Techniques for Creating Hymn-Based Organ Settings
    Composer/Editor Donald Rotermund
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2011)
  • 200 Last Verses: Completely Revised to Complement the Keys in Major Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009)
  • The Really Big Descant Book - Full Music Edition: 250 Settings to Raise the Roof by the World's Finest Church Music Composers

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009)
  • 200 New Last Verses

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2007)
  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ Volume 1: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 239 - 303

    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2007)
  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Piano Volume 1: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 239 - 303

    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2007)
  • The St. Francis Collection of Free Accompaniments to Hymn Tunes: 80 Settings by Various Composers
    Composer/Editor Dirk van Dissel
    Published By: G. I. A. Publications, Inc. (2005)
  • Pull Out the Stops! Volume II: Congregational Song Accompaniments for Organ
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Mark Weiler
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2001)
  • Carols for Organists: 20 Spectacular Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Colin Mawby
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2000)
  • Let It Rip! At the Piano 2: Congregational Song Accompaniments Volume 2
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Eric Vollen
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2000)
  • More Last Verses: Another Two Hundred Varied Hymn Tune Harmonies
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1996)
  • After the Last Verse: 200 Hymn Improvisations
    Composer/Editor Malcolm Archer
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1995)
  • Hymn Interludes
    Composer/Editor Martha Lynn Thompson
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (1995)

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