About this Song
Joyful and invigorating, this traditional English folk song has always been a holiday favorite and is in the Public Domain. This arrangement opens with a beautiful full string orchestral introduction and maintains the traditional melody played on acoustic piano and accompanied by an upright bass. The integration and voicings of dominant seventh cords are both interesting and exhilarating as the song builds to a dynamic orchestral ending. It is certain to put you in the holiday spirit and leave you feeling hopeful and inspired.