We are delighted to be holding two outdoor Nativity Services on the Green this year (3pm & 4pm). Please note that attendance at these gatherings is by booking only.
If you were unable to secure a place at one of these sessions (or would prefer to join in from home) we are also offering an online Nativity Service, which will premiere at 3pm on 24 December.
With thanks to all the people who have made this online service possible, especially:
Lynn Pocock, Will, Luke, Finn, Leo, Emily, Sophie, Lizzie, Kathy, Joshua Stephens (Organist), The Steel City Choristers.
Music in this service:
‘Away in a Manger’, sung by the Steel City Choristers: Words: Anon; Tune: CRADLE SONG, William J. Kirkpatrick (1838-1921); Arr: Worral Male Voice Choir (Sheffield Traditional)
‘O Little Town of Bethlehem’, played by Joshua Stephens: Author: Philip Brooks (1835-1893); Tune: FOREST GREEN, traditional arr. Ralph Vaughn Williams (1872-1958)
‘The First Noel’, played by Joshua Stephens: Words: Anonymous; Tune: W. Sandy’s Christmas Carols, 1833; arr. John Stainer (1840-1901).
‘Hark the Herald Angels Sing’, played by Joshua Stephens: Words: Charles Wesley (1707 – 1788); Tune: Mendelssohn, adapted William Cummings (1831 – 1915); Harmony: arr. David Willcocks (1919-2015).
All hymns and songs recorded and licensed under ONE LICENSE A-632945 and CCLI 887387. Recordings by the Steel City Choristers and Joshua Stephens used with permission.