- for SSA and SATB choirs and chamber orchestra
- SSA and SATB choirs (or solo sop in place of SATB choir) with chamber orchestra (flute doubling piccolo), oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, percussion, strings
- A Christmas Cycle 1. Love Came Down at Christmas 2. The Angel's Song 3. Carol of the Flowers 4. A Stable Lamp 5. Love Came Down at Christmas (reprise)
Originally written for a school music trip to the USA, this work uses SSA and SATB choirs with chamber orchestra accompaniment. The texts all relate to Christmas and include the familiar Christina Rossetti poem Love Came Down at Christmas.
- Text Note:
- Texts by Rosetti, Wilbur as well as some traditional sacred text