New choral publishing from Oxford

Welcome to our latest choral publishing update. Discover new sacred and secular choral repertoire, including some titles specifically suited for Lent, Passiontide, and Easter. We are also pleased to present several significant new choral works by Bob Chilcott, perfect for concert performance. 

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About Oxford difficulty descriptions

For each of our choral pieces, we provide information about ‘Difficulty’ levels to assist choral directors in understanding whether a piece is suitable for performance by their choir. The descriptive levels are characterized in the following ways: 

Straightforward harmonies and rhythms; mostly homophonic with no large vocal ranges; usually with supportive accompaniment.

Very Easy

Mostly rhythmically straightforward; possible straightforward key changes; limited amounts of divisi in places.


More complex rhythms and counterpoint and/or harmonies; ranges may be broader; key and time changes and possible divisi throughout.

Moderately Difficult

Often includes multiple key and time changes; demanding vocal lines; divisi sections; complex rhythms.


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