This traditional English carol has been arranged in a delicate yet cheerful style, featuring easy rhythms, no bell changes, and the optional use of handchimes. The melody shifts between the treble and bass, and is accompanied in a variety of ways including LV patterns, plucking, malleting, and thumb-damping. Compatible editions for 2 or 3 octaves or 3, 4, or 5 octaves are available.
Voicing: 2 or 3 octaves handbells with optional 2 or 3 octaves handchimes
Composer: Traditional English carol
Arranger: Cathy Moklebust
Tune source: Traditional English carol
CGB1031 The Holly and the Ivy (3, 4 or 5 octaves)