The writing is energetic, skilful, imaginative, and organic, as Matthews’ music always is …
— Stephen Pettitt, The Times
The Angel’s Carol (2002). SATB
A 5 minute carol for unaccompanied SATB chorus, with text by Sarah Teasdale. First performed by the South Petherton Combined Arts Society Choir in December 2002 at St Peter and Paul Church in South Petherton, Somerset.