No. 1263 March - Distant Travellers (Sam Creamer)
With this Christmas march, we introduce a new contributor to our journals. Sam Creamer is a bandsman and songster at the Carindale Corps in Brisbane, Australia Eastern Territory.
This march should prove a useful addition to the Christmas repertoire of many groups, as it features the well-known Christmas carols; When wise men come seeking (NCP 92) and While shepherds watched (NCP 93), as well as brief references to others.
No. 1264 Suite - O, for a thousand horns (Erik Silfverberg)
Bandmaster Erik Silfverberg OF has taken the song O for a thousand tongues by Charles Wesley, and has composed a suite in three movements with each of the movements exploring the sentiments of one of the verses. The tune Grimsby is heard in part throughout, but the majority of the musical material used is original.
No. 1265 Song Arrangement - Beyond the sunset (Noel Jones)
A three-verse setting of the song Beyond the sunset which speaks of the Christian's eternal home in Heaven.
No. 1266 Carol Setting - Good Christian men, rejoice (Keith Manners)
A bright setting of the well-known Christmas carol.