The Holly And The Ivy (Old French Carol)
Christmas Hymn - Christmas CarolThis score is an arrangement of the Christmas hymn The Holly and the Ivy for viola with piano accompaniment.
It is based on H.R. Bramley and J. Stainer's version, in Christmas Carols New and Old, second series (London : Novello, Ewer & Co., ca 1871), carol no. 23.
The viola part is to be played in the first, second and third positions.
Please note that there exists another version of this song, from Cecil Sharp, English-Folk Carols (1911).
For your greater enjoyment, this sheet music includes the lyrics in English (six verses and chorus).
Duration : 00:36 per verse
Source : Anonymous, The Holly and the Ivy.
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