The Night Before Christmas is a familiar ballad written by Clement Clarke Moore (1779-1863). This setting for flute choir by Sonny Burnette, including narrator and percussion, incorporates occasional quotes from Christmas carols along with some slightly mischievous antics. It is certain to add some Christmas cheer to the holiday season!


  • Narrator
  • 2 Piccolos
  • 4 C Flutes
  • Alto Flute (or Flute 5)
  • Bass Flute
  • Percussion