The Holly and the Ivy

By The Byrd Ensemble (other events)

Saturday, November 26 2022 7:30 PM 9:00 PM PST

A festive Christmas program of traditional carol arrangements by John Rutter, David Willcocks, and Ralph Vaughan Williams; featuring organist Christopher Stroh. Accompanying the carols is a reading of A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas,  narrated by Classical KING FM host Dave Beck. A family-friendly event, join us this holiday season for an evening of carols and storytelling.

*Due to unforeseen circumstances, our original reader Lin Wilson will not be joining us. In his place, we are delighted to welcome Dave Beck as the reader for the event.

Running Time
1 hour, 29 minutes, includes intermission

Doors Open
30 minutes prior to performance

Trinity Parish Church
609 8th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104

You are welcome to park in the Trinity-designated spots in the Skyline parking garage, entrance along Columbia between 8th and 9th. Click here for more information.


arr. H. Walford Davies - The Holly and the Ivy
arr. John Rutter - Somerset Wassail
arr. David Willocks - Sussex Carol
arr. John Rutter - Still, Still, Still
Kenneth Leighton - Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child
John Rutter - Love came down at Christmas
arr. Robert Pearsall - In dulci jubilo
Michael Praetorius - In dulci jubilo


arr. Johann Georg Ebeling - All my heart this night rejoices
arr. Charles Wood - Ding dong! merrily on high
arr. John Joubert - There is no rose
Ralph Vaughan Williams - This is the truth sent from above
arr. John Rutter - I wonder as I wander
Johann Sebastian Bach - Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme BWV 645
Gustav Holst - Christmas Day

Mailing Address

4722 Fauntleroy Way SW #123 Seattle, WA 98116