R. Christopher Teichler, Composer

Advent/Christmas Music Selection Descriptions

A Father's Love

- Sacred Instrumental ($15 for Print Version $12 for e-Delivery)

Brass Quartet: 2 trumpets and 2 trombones; This piece is based on DIVINUM MYSTERIUM, a 13th century plainsong most well known as “Of the Father's Love Begotten." This piece is a nice addition to a Christmas holiday program or service.

Angels From the Realms of Glory (Score and Instrumental Parts)

- SATB, Orchestra ($80 for Print Version, $60 for E-Delivery)

Commissioned by Grace Church of DuPage; Warrenville, IL. This setting is for orchestra and SATB choir, suitable for average to above average church choirs.

2 1 2 1 - 2 3 3 0 - Timp +2[Orch bells, Sus cym, Crash] - Pno - SATB - Strings.

Angels From the Realms of Glory, choral score

- ($1.50 for Print Version, $60 for E-Delivery)

The First Noel

- SATB, Symphonic Band ($150 for Print Version, $100 for E-Delivery))

This piece was commissioned by Dr. Mary Hopper and the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music for their 2006 Christmas Festival. The first four verses contain original music, while the final two verses are settings of the traditional tune. The piece is scored for symphonic band, SATB and organ.

The First Noel (Orchestra Version)

- SATB, Orchestra ($150 for Print Version, $100 for E-Delivery)

Orchestra version (original setting for Symphonic Band).

2[1.2/pic] 2 2 1 - 3 3 3 1 - Timp +2[Sus cym, BD, Orch bells, crash] - Pno, Org - SATB - Strings

The First Noel (Choral Score)

- SATB ($2 for Print Version, $65 for E-Delivery)

Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (Choral Score)

- SATB ($2 for Print Version, $65 for e-delivery)

Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (Instrumental Score and Parts)

- SATB, Symphonic Band ($100 for Print Version, $80 for E-Delivery))

SATB, Symphonic Band and Organ (opt.). Commissioned by Dr. Terry Schwartz and the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music for Christmas Festival 2000. Instrumental Score and Parts, Choral scores sold separately.

Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence

- Sacred Instrumental ($10 for Print Version, $7 for eDelivery)

For Trumpet and Piano. A regal, yet mysterious setting of this well-known advent tune.

Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming (Score and Instrumental Parts)

- SATB, Orchestra ($80 for Print Version, $60 for E-Delivery)

Traditional setting of the well-known Christmas song. Commissioned by Grace Church of DuPage, Warrenville, IL. 2 1 2 1 - 2 2 2 0 - Timp +1[Sus Cym, Crash] - Pno - SATB - Strings.

Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming, Choral Score

- SATB ($1.50 for Print Version, $60 for E-Delivery)

Veni Emmanuel

- Sacred Instrumental ($10 for Print Version, $7 for e-Delivery)

For Brass Quintet. VENI EMMANUEL is best known as the Christmas carol "O Come, O Come Emmanuel."  This setting for brass quintet is in the style of a fantasy.