Encores for Choirs 1


OUP's anthology of 24 stunning show-stoppers guaranteed to bring the house down. Full of choral pieces arranged for SATB choir in an amazing variety of styles and moods - humorous, comforting, dazzling, quirky, sentimental, classical, spiritual ... it's all here. The collection contains the following (click on the name of the song to hear an extract):


John Rutter

Banquet Fugue

Andrew Carter

Christopher Robin is saying his prayers

Jonathan Willcocks

Drunken sailor

Ernest Toch

Geographical Fugue

Frederick Bridge

The Goslings

Bob Chilcott

Home is a special kind of feeling

Henry Bishop arr. Bob Chilcott

Home, sweet home

Andrew Carter

I do like to be beside the seaside

Bob Chilcott

Irish Blessing

C. E. Rowley

Italian Salad

John Rutter

Let's begin again

Bob Chilcott

Londonderry Air

Peter Gritton

The Lost Chord

John Whitworth

The Mermaid

Grayston Ives

Name that tune

George Mitchell

Old McDonald had a farm

Charles V. Stanford

Quick! We have but a second

John Gardner


John Rutter

Sourwood mountain

Bob Chilcott

Steal away

Andrew Carter

The Teddy Bears' Picnic

Guy Turner

Tequila Samba

Andrew Carter

Two for the price of one

Iván Eröd

Viva la musica