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Music For Advent

Classical Academy | Musical Occasions

It's time to get your advent calendars - but don't be tempted to open up those little windows too soon! See how long you can make those chocolate treats last... Why not try counting down the 24 days to Christmas with our soundtrack suggestions for your advent. Wishing you health and happiness at this festive time of year...


A delightful selection of traditional advent carols from the Choir of St John's College.


Spellbinding Gregorian Chants for each of the four Sundays in advent sung by the Choir of the Vienna Hofburgkapelle.



This recording takes you from advent to Candlemass, featuring composers from Palestrina to Mendelssohn.


The perfect music for a historical advent - Tudor Music on this recording Puer Natum Est, with some beautiful Thomas Tallis.



Something a bit different - Celtic and British songs and carols for the Advent season.


Something modern - jazz guitar versions of some seasonal classics.