Christmas Starter Palette

Christmas Starter Palette

10 festive favourites in 3 parts

Play as a trio or in a larger ensemble with several players to each part.


  • Part 1: Flute (Oboe*)
  • Part 2: Clarinet in B-flat
  • Part 3: Clarinet in B-flat  OR  Part 3: Bassoon

* Requires a slightly more-experienced player

Standard: EASY

Parts easily within the capabilities of ABRSM Grade 1 – 2 level players.  Notes and rhythms are generally straightforward.


  • O Come, all ye Faithful
  • Away in a Manger
  • Jolly Old St Nicholas
  • Once in Royal David’s City
  • Deck the Hall
  • Good King Wenceslas
  • Joy to the World
  • The Holly and the Ivy
  • Jingle Bells
  • We wish you a Merry Christmas

The download includes 3 PDF files:

  • Complete set of parts for each instrument
  • Transposing scores for the complete set
  • Useful extras – cover sheet, how to find what you need and guidance notes.