Some of the most exciting and original contemporary composers of sacred music are gathered together in this superb collection. Specially geared towards the choirmaster who is looking for something special to perform at Christmas. Seventeen carols - both 'a capella' and accompanied. Includes 'The Lamb' (Tavener), 'I Sing Of A Maiden' (Berkeley), 'The Holly And The Ivy' (Lutoslawski), 'Jesus Christ The Apple Tree' (Poston) and 'One Star At Last'. (Maxwell Davies), amongst others.