A Christmas Carol Concert for Old Blues

Thursday 17 December 2020

Warm up your singing voice, grab a mulled wine and a mince pie and join us for a Carol Concert. 

We hope you enjoy what we have put together and wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, wherever you are this Christmas.

Order of Service


Welcome by CH Chaplain the Rev Craig Huxley-Jones


Choir Carol – Hark the Herald

Performed by Grecian’s Chapel Choir


The shepherds go to the manger. St Luke 2 

Fiona Blair – 07-14 BaA, GrE and CH Artist in Residence 2020


 Corelli’s Christmas Concerto, Mov. V and VI – Old Blues Orchestra


“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr. Suess  

Zoe Munday –  00-07 ColB, GrW and CH teacher of Drama / Theatre Studies 2013 – Present


Choir Carol – O’ Holy Night

Performed by Grecians Gospel Choir


Speaking on behalf of Christ’s Hospital—CH Chief Operating Officer & Clerk –

Nick Tesseyman

This years retiring collection will be in aid of the Additional Costs Fund

You can donate to the retiring collection in aid of the Additional Costs Fund here


The wise men are led by the star to Jesus. St Matthew 2

Freddie Reckless – 06-13 MaA, GrE and CH teacher of Mathematics 2019 – Present



‘O come all ye faithful’ – Find the words to sing along here

Played by Ruaraidh Sutherland – CH Organist and teacher of Music


Close and thanks – Simon Reid, Head Teacher

Our thanks to the CH pupils, Staff and Old Blues who helped with putting this virtual Carol Concert together.

Special thanks to Jacob Keet (LaB, GrE 99-06, CH teacher of History 2016 – present) for the production and editing of the Old Blues Orchestra and concert recording.