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Fun unusual arrangements of carols for men's voices

We are putting together a program called Chistmas with a Twist and are looking a
for carols with unusual voicings accompaniment, basically anything which gives a Twist to the carol!
can be tb ttb tbb or ttbb. Thanks! 
on June 29, 2013 4:30am
LAND OF CRYSTAL DREAMS, a secular winter carol I composed to words by Erica L. Hoffman, is now available for TTBB choruses. The original version for SATB chorus and optional percussion (2 players, glockenspiel and vibraphone) was published in 2004 by ECS Publishing (score = catalog no. 6166, parts = catalog no. 6167). The newly arranged version also include optional percussion parts. The catalog numbers for the new arrangement iare as follows: TTBB score = 7939, parts for TTBB version = 7940. ECS Publishing's sales items are handled exclusively in North America by Canticle Distributing. Thank you for your time and attention.
 
Stanley M. Hoffman, Ph.D.
http://www.choralnet.org/view/user/12190
http://www.stanleymhoffman.com
http://www.ecspublishing.com
http://www.morningstarmusic.com/ecshome.cfm
on June 29, 2013 9:18am
Bob,

Check out J. David Moore's arrangement of "Twelve Days of Christmas." It lasts about 40"...
http://www.jdavidmoore.net/works_men.html (scroll to the bottom of the page)
 
I've got an interesting arr. of "We Wish You a Merry Christmas." I'll email it to you.

Tim
on June 29, 2013 11:53am
Bob,
I have an unusual arrangement of O Come Emmanuel. Currently the listing is for female voices and has been performed as such but I'd be happy to arrange it for men and it could be done quite easily.
 
Here's a link to the showcase file:
 
 
Happy Hunting!
on June 30, 2013 8:35am
Bob,
 
Check out Noel, published by Canasg Music - a loose canon (!) based on the word "Noel", for TTBB.  NB if your browser does not display the sample music properly, you can download the file and open it with Acrobat Reader.
 
Best wishes
 
Sheena Phillips
on July 2, 2013 9:06am
Robert,
 
I conducted the demonstration recording of a fun, mixed-meter arrangement of "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" by Kelly Turner published by Hinshaw that remains one of my favorites.  
 
Cory
on July 3, 2013 3:51pm
Take a look at Carl Nygard's "Oh! Christmas Tree??" for TTBB a cappella -- Here's a link to the entry at JW Pepper that includes a partial score and recording: 
 
The opening lines: "Oh Christmas Tree, oh Christmas tree, I'm singing to a pine tree! Some malady is causing me to serenade a pine tree."  and it goes on from there. :-)  VERY clever, both of my groups have performed this and it was a definite audience hit.
 
Lana Mountford
Ass't Director, Cantaré Vocal Ensemble
Director, GoldenTones Vocal Ensemble
Seattle, WA
 
on July 4, 2013 3:55am
Thanks for the ideas . I appreciate the help!
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