Carol of the Bells

Carol of the Bells

M. Leontovich

Soprano 

               

pp

Alto 

(staccato)    

Hark! how the bells; 

     

Sweet sil - ver bells, 

     
All 



seem to say

"Throw cares a - way" 

 


pp

Christ - mas is 

      
Ding,

here

pp

Tenor

Bass 

               
dong,

simile

Bring-ing good cheer

To young and old, 

   

Meek and the bold 

   

p 

  

Ding, dong, ding, dong,

That is 

    

their song,

With joy- ful ring, 

    

All car-ol- ing. 

    
dong

p

ding,

dong, 

p 

Ding,

dong,

ding,

Ding,

dong,

ding,

dong

mf       mf        mf         mf          
One seems to One seems to One seems to One seems to

hear,

hear,

hear, 

                 
Words of Words of Words of Words of

good cheer, 

   simile       simile  
simile

From ev' - ry - where 

          

Fil - ling the air

good cheer,

From ev' - ry - where

good cheer,

From ev' - ry - where 

  

Fil - ling the air

Fil - ling the air 

   f       f    f   
f
O, O, O, O,

how they pound,

how they pound, 

        
how

Rise - ing their sound,

Rise - ing their sound, 

  

hear,

good cheer,

From ev' - ry - where

Fil - ling the air

how they pound,

Rise - ing their sound,

Copyright © 1936 by Carl Fischer, Inc., New York International Copyright Secured Copyright Renewed 

                   
hap - 

  

O'er hill and dale,

O'er hill and dale, 

        
are

ff 

      
Gay - ly Gay - ly they ring, 

              
While peo - ple sing While peo - ple sing 

  
song of 

  
Christ - mas is

Tell - ing their tale,

ff 

      

good cheer, 

          

here!

Tell - ing their tale,

py 

  

their

tones, 

 ff  
ff

Gay - ly 

  
they ring, they ring,

they ring,

song of

good cheer,

While peo - ple sing

song of

good cheer, 

  

Christ - mas is

here!

Christ - mas is

here!

O'er hill and dale,

Tell - ing their tale,

Gay - ly

While peo - ple sing

song of

good cheer,

Christ - mas is

here!

f cresc. decresc.             f       ff              ff  
Mer-ry, mer - ry, mer-ry, mer-ry Christ Ding, ding, Ding, dong, ding, dong, That is Ding, dong,

cresc.

mas!

Mer-ry, 

      
Ding,

decresc. 



mer - ry, mer-ry,

mer-ry Christ - mas!

dim. (without ritard.)         
On, on they send,

on with-out end 


joy - ful ring, 


dong,

dim. 

dong,

dong, 

With

their song, 



 

ding,

All

       dim.
dim.
car - ol- ing. Ding, Ding,

Ding, 


2.
dong,

ding,

dong,

dong,

decresc.       decresc.   

their joy - ful tone

to 

   
ding,

1.

pp

ev' - ry home.

Hark! how the bells; 

    

        mf  
mf

Sweet sil - ver bells, 

     

All seem to say

dim. (without ritard.    
 dim.

"Throw cares a - way" dong 

   decresc.   
decresc.
ding, ding,

ding,

dong, 

ding, 

dong,

dim.
   

dong

On, on they send, 

ding, 

ppp



dim. 

                 

     
their joy- ful tone 

    
to

dong,

Ding, dong, ding, dong.

ppp

on with-out end 

   

Ding, dong, ding, dong. 

  

dong 

 

  

ev' - ry home.

ppp

Bohm!

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