ADESTE FIDELES – arr. R. Vilbac/handbell setting by Kevin McChesney – 3-7 octaves handbells – Level III+
The timeless and majestic Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful) receives a treatment of enormous majesty and dignity in this 3-7 octave setting. Given a Level III+ rating because of a few chromatics and the activity at the end, you will find this music very accessible and straightforward to learn. A beautiful and bold sound with lots of visual possibilities as well.