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ZA 0153
 
Classical Music for Christmas - 50 of the Best
Label Catalogue Number:
9.00153
Running Time: 199:25
Release Date: November 2012
Originally recorded in 2012
Composer
Henry John Gauntlett
Solo Soloist
Robert Stringer
Conductor Conductor
Donald Hunt
Choral Choral
Worcester Cathedral Choir
Composer
Jehan Tabourot
Solo Choir
Tonus Peregrinus
Conductor Conductor
Antony Pitts
Choral Choral
Tonus Peregrinus
Venue Venue
Church of St. Jude-on-the-Hill, London
Solo Choir
BBC Chorus
Orchestra Orchestra
Budapest Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Geza Oberfrank
Choral Choral
Hungarian Radio Chorus
Solo Ensemble
University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Chamber Chamber
Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Venue Venue
Rosslyn Hill Chapel, London
Solo Orchestra
Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra
Orchestra Orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Barry Wordsworth
Composer
Benjamin Britten
Solo Soloist
Christopher de la Hoyde
Solo Soloist
William Goldring
Conductor Conductor
Christopher Robinson
Choral Choral
St. John's College Choir, Cambridge
Composer
Traditional
Solo Choir
Tewkesbury Abbey Choir
Conductor Conductor
Andrew Sackett
Choral Choral
Tewkesbury Abbey Choir
Composer
Arcangelo Corelli
Solo Soloist
Anna Holbling
Orchestra Orchestra
Capella Istropolitana
Conductor Conductor
Jaroslav Krcek
Venue Venue
Moyzes Hall of Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava
Composer
Pietro Antonio Locatelli
Solo Soloist
Raymond Johnston
Solo Soloist
Skaila Kanga
Conductor Conductor
Ronald Corp
Choral Choral
New London Children's Choir
Venue Venue
All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London
Composer
Francis Poulenc
Solo Choir
University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers
Conductor Conductor
Noel Edison
Choral Choral
Elora Festival Singers
Solo Choir
Finchley Children's Music Group
Solo Soloist
John Evanson
Conductor Conductor
Grace Rossiter
Choral Choral
Finchley Children's Music Group
Venue Venue
Chapel of St. George's VA School, Harpenden, Herts
Composer
Adolphe Adam
Solo Soloist
Martin Ford
Conductor Conductor
Jeremy Backhouse
Choral Choral
Vasari Singers
Venue Venue
Tonbridge School Chapel, Tonbridge, Kent, UK
Composer
Gerald Finzi
Solo Choir
Blossom Street
Conductor Conductor
Hilary Campbell
Choral Choral
Blossom Street
Venue Venue
St Sepulchre-Without-Newgate, Holborn, London, UK
Composer
Alexander Campkin
Composer
Gustav Holst
Composer
Morten Lauridsen
Venue Venue
St. John's Church, Elora, Ontario, Canada
Composer
Franz Xaver Gruber
Solo Choir
German Boys Choir
Choral Choral
German Boys Choir
Composer
William J. Kirkpatrick
Solo Soloist
Ann Hoyt
Choral Choral
Trinity Church Choir, New York
Venue Venue
Trinity Church, Wall Street, New York
Orchestra Orchestra
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Michael Halasz
Orchestra Orchestra
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Ondrej Lenard
Venue Venue
Concert Hall of Czechoslovak Radio, Bratislava
Solo Soloist
Julia Doyle
Solo Soloist
Roderick Williams
Orchestra Orchestra
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Hilary Davan Wetton
Choral Choral
City of London Choir
Venue Venue
Concert Hall, The Lighthouse, Poole, Dorset
Composer
Hector Berlioz
Solo Soloist
Studio organist
Solo Choir
New York Trinity Church Choir
Composer
Peter Cornelius
Solo Soloist
Richard Lippold
Conductor Conductor
Owen Burdick
Composer
John Rutter
Composer
Herbert Howells
Venue Venue
St. Paul's Girls' School, Hammersmith, London
Composer
Leroy Anderson
Solo Orchestra
Gothenburg Musicians
Orchestra Orchestra
Gothenburg Musicians
Conductor Conductor
Jerker Johansson
Venue Venue
Hemsjö kyrka och Artisten, Göteborg, Sweden
Solo Soloist
Stephen Gadd
Orchestra Orchestra
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Choral Choral
Guildford Choral Society
Venue Venue
Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom
Composer
Sergey Prokofiev
Orchestra Orchestra
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Andrew Mogrelia
Composer
Elizabeth Poston
Solo Soloist
Stephen Sands
Composer
Anonymous
Venue Venue
Kosice
Composer
John Gardner
Solo Soloist
Mark Williams
Composer
William Mathias
Composer
Sir John Tavener
Solo Choir
Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Venue Venue
St John's College Chapel, Cambridge
Composer
Victor Hely-Hutchinson
Orchestra Orchestra
Prague City Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Conductor
Gavin Sutherland
Venue Venue
Smecky Studio, Prague
Conductor Conductor
Leonard Slatkin
Venue Venue
Colosseum, Town Hall, Watford, UK
Composer
John Francis Wade
Genre:
Choir
Classical

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HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT

1.

Once in Royal David's City (version for choir)

03:20
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Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

JEHAN TABOUROT

2.

Ding! dong! merrily on high (arr. A. Pitts)

01:39
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Solo: Tonus Peregrinus Choir
Conductor: Antony Pitts Conductor
Choral: Tonus Peregrinus Choral

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

3.

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

07:17
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Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Budapest Failoni Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Geza Oberfrank Conductor
Choral: Hungarian Radio Chorus Choral

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

Messiah, HWV 56

4.
Part I: For unto a child is born (Chorus)
04:03
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Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)
01:54
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Solo: University of Texas Wind Ensemble Ensemble
Chamber: Scholars Baroque Ensemble Chamber

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR

6.

The Forest of Wild Thyme, Op. 74: Christmas Overture (arr. S. Baynes)

05:53
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth Conductor

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

7.

A Hymn to the Virgin

03:08
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Solo: Christopher de la Hoyde Soloist
Solo: William Goldring Soloist
Conductor: Christopher Robinson Conductor
Choral: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge Choral

TRADITIONAL

8.

Gabriel's message (arr. D. Willcocks)

02:45
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Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

ARCANGELO CORELLI

9.

Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto"

04:21
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Solo: Anna Holbling Soloist
Orchestra: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Conductor: Jaroslav Krcek Conductor

PIETRO ANTONIO LOCATELLI

10.

Concerto Grosso in F Minor, Op. 1, No. 8, "Christmas"

04:05
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Solo: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Orchestra: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Conductor: Jaroslav Krcek Conductor

TRADITIONAL

11.

God rest ye merry, gentlemen (arr. D. Willcocks)

03:28
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Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

12.

Joy to the World

01:29
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Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

13.

A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28

01:28
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Solo: Skaila Kanga Soloist
Conductor: Ronald Corp Conductor
Choral: New London Children's Choir Choral

FRANCIS POULENC

14.

4 Motets pour le temps de Noel, FP 152

02:10
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Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

15.

Corpus Christi Carol

02:26
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Solo: Finchley Children's Music Group Choir
Solo: John Evanson Soloist
Conductor: Grace Rossiter Conductor
Choral: Finchley Children's Music Group Choral

ADOLPHE ADAM

16.

Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night) (arr. J.E. West)

05:40
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Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Martin Ford Soloist
Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse Conductor
Choral: Vasari Singers Choral

GERALD FINZI

17.

A Lullaby

03:06
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Solo: Blossom Street Choir
Conductor: Hilary Campbell Conductor
Choral: Blossom Street Choral

ALEXANDER CAMPKIN

18.

Sleep, Holy Babe

04:10
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Solo: Blossom Street Choir
Conductor: Hilary Campbell Conductor
Choral: Blossom Street Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

19.

Lullay my Liking, Op. 34, No. 2

03:42
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Solo: Finchley Children's Music Group Choir
Conductor: Grace Rossiter Conductor
Choral: Finchley Children's Music Group Choral

MORTEN LAURIDSEN

20.

O Magnum Mysterium

05:52
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Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

FRANZ XAVER GRUBER

21.

Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. H. Miessner)

03:12
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Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

WILLIAM J. KIRKPATRICK

22.

Away in a Manger (arr. J. Rutter)

02:27
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Solo: Ann Hoyt Soloist
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY

23.

The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a

01:48
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Halasz Conductor
24.

The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66

04:32
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Ondrej Lenard Conductor

GERALD FINZI

25.

In terra pax, Christmas Scene, Op. 39

16:16
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Solo: Julia Doyle Soloist
Solo: Roderick Williams Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

HECTOR BERLIOZ

26.

L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25, Part II, "La fuite en Egypte": Il s'en va loin de la terre (The Shepherds' Farewell (arr. for choir and organ)

05:26
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Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Solo: Studio organist Soloist
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

27.

In dulci jubilo

03:16
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Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

PETER CORNELIUS

28.

Weihnachtslieder, Op. 8: No. 3. Die Konige (The 3 Kings)

02:41
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Solo: Richard Lippold Soloist
Conductor: Owen Burdick Conductor
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

TRADITIONAL

29.

The First Nowell (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

05:03
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Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

30.

In the bleak midwinter

03:42
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Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

JOHN RUTTER

31.

Nativity carol

04:26
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Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Martin Ford Soloist
Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse Conductor
Choral: Vasari Singers Choral

HERBERT HOWELLS

32.

A Spotless Rose

03:10
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Solo: Roderick Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

LEROY ANDERSON

33.

Sleigh Ride

02:42
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Solo: Gothenburg Musicians Orchestra
Orchestra: Gothenburg Musicians Orchestra
Conductor: Jerker Johansson Conductor

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

34.

Fantasia on Christmas Carols

11:42
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Solo: Stephen Gadd Soloist
Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: Guildford Choral Society Choral

SERGEY PROKOFIEV

35.

Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op. 60

03:01
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia Conductor

ELIZABETH POSTON

36.

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

03:47
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Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

37.

I Wonder as I Wander (arr. J. Rutter)

03:00
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Solo: Ann Hoyt Soloist
Solo: Stephen Sands Soloist
Conductor: Owen Burdick Conductor
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral
38.

Coventry Carol

04:03
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Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
39.

I saw 3 ships (arr. J. Rutter)

01:41
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Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

ANONYMOUS

40.

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (The World's Fair Rose)

02:46
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Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

ANTONY PITTS

41.

The holly and the ivy

02:45
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Solo: Tonus Peregrinus Choir
Conductor: Antony Pitts Conductor
Choral: Tonus Peregrinus Choral

JOHN GARDNER

42.

Tomorrow shall be my dancing day, Op. 75, No. 2

02:00
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Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

WILLIAM MATHIAS

43.

Sir Christemas

01:26
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Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

44.

Folksongs of the 4 Seasons

02:31
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Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

SIR JOHN TAVENER

45.

God is with us

05:28
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Solo: Cambridge St. John's College Choir Choir
Conductor: Christopher Robinson Conductor
Choral: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge Choral

VICTOR HELY-HUTCHINSON

46.

A Carol Symphony

04:11
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Prague City Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Gavin Sutherland Conductor

LEROY ANDERSON

47.

Christmas Festival medley

09:10
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Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin Conductor

JOHN RUTTER

48.

What Sweeter Music

04:21
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Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

JOHN FRANCIS WADE

49.

Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)

04:01
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Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

FELIX MENDELSSOHN

50.

Festgesang, MWV D4, "Gutenberg-Kantate": No. 2. (adap. W.H. Cummings as Hark! The Herald Angels Sing) (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

02:55
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Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

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HENRY JOHN GAUNTLETT

1.

Once in Royal David's City (version for choir)

03:20
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

JEHAN TABOUROT

2.

Ding! dong! merrily on high (arr. A. Pitts)

01:39
Solo: Tonus Peregrinus Choir
Conductor: Antony Pitts Conductor
Choral: Tonus Peregrinus Choral

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

3.

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

07:17
Solo: BBC Chorus Choir
Orchestra: Budapest Failoni Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Geza Oberfrank Conductor
Choral: Hungarian Radio Chorus Choral

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

Messiah, HWV 56

4.
Part I: For unto a child is born (Chorus)
04:03
5.
Part I: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)
01:54
Solo: University of Texas Wind Ensemble Ensemble
Chamber: Scholars Baroque Ensemble Chamber

SAMUEL COLERIDGE-TAYLOR

6.

The Forest of Wild Thyme, Op. 74: Christmas Overture (arr. S. Baynes)

05:53
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth Conductor

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

7.

A Hymn to the Virgin

03:08
Solo: Christopher de la Hoyde Soloist
Solo: William Goldring Soloist
Conductor: Christopher Robinson Conductor
Choral: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge Choral

TRADITIONAL

8.

Gabriel's message (arr. D. Willcocks)

02:45
Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

ARCANGELO CORELLI

9.

Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto"

04:21
Solo: Anna Holbling Soloist
Orchestra: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Conductor: Jaroslav Krcek Conductor

PIETRO ANTONIO LOCATELLI

10.

Concerto Grosso in F Minor, Op. 1, No. 8, "Christmas"

04:05
Solo: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Orchestra: Capella Istropolitana Orchestra
Conductor: Jaroslav Krcek Conductor

TRADITIONAL

11.

God rest ye merry, gentlemen (arr. D. Willcocks)

03:28
Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

12.

Joy to the World

01:29
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

13.

A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28

01:28
Solo: Skaila Kanga Soloist
Conductor: Ronald Corp Conductor
Choral: New London Children's Choir Choral

FRANCIS POULENC

14.

4 Motets pour le temps de Noel, FP 152

02:10
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

15.

Corpus Christi Carol

02:26
Solo: Finchley Children's Music Group Choir
Solo: John Evanson Soloist
Conductor: Grace Rossiter Conductor
Choral: Finchley Children's Music Group Choral

ADOLPHE ADAM

16.

Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night) (arr. J.E. West)

05:40
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Martin Ford Soloist
Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse Conductor
Choral: Vasari Singers Choral

GERALD FINZI

17.

A Lullaby

03:06
Solo: Blossom Street Choir
Conductor: Hilary Campbell Conductor
Choral: Blossom Street Choral

ALEXANDER CAMPKIN

18.

Sleep, Holy Babe

04:10
Solo: Blossom Street Choir
Conductor: Hilary Campbell Conductor
Choral: Blossom Street Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

19.

Lullay my Liking, Op. 34, No. 2

03:42
Solo: Finchley Children's Music Group Choir
Conductor: Grace Rossiter Conductor
Choral: Finchley Children's Music Group Choral

MORTEN LAURIDSEN

20.

O Magnum Mysterium

05:52
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

FRANZ XAVER GRUBER

21.

Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. H. Miessner)

03:12
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

WILLIAM J. KIRKPATRICK

22.

Away in a Manger (arr. J. Rutter)

02:27
Solo: Ann Hoyt Soloist
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY

23.

The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a

01:48
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Halasz Conductor
24.

The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66

04:32
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Ondrej Lenard Conductor

GERALD FINZI

25.

In terra pax, Christmas Scene, Op. 39

16:16
Solo: Julia Doyle Soloist
Solo: Roderick Williams Soloist
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

HECTOR BERLIOZ

26.

L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25, Part II, "La fuite en Egypte": Il s'en va loin de la terre (The Shepherds' Farewell (arr. for choir and organ)

05:26
Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Solo: Studio organist Soloist
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

TRADITIONAL

27.

In dulci jubilo

03:16
Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

PETER CORNELIUS

28.

Weihnachtslieder, Op. 8: No. 3. Die Konige (The 3 Kings)

02:41
Solo: Richard Lippold Soloist
Conductor: Owen Burdick Conductor
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

TRADITIONAL

29.

The First Nowell (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

05:03
Solo: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choir
Conductor: Andrew Sackett Conductor
Choral: Tewkesbury Abbey Choir Choral

GUSTAV HOLST

30.

In the bleak midwinter

03:42
Solo: Robert Stringer Soloist
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral

JOHN RUTTER

31.

Nativity carol

04:26
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Solo: Martin Ford Soloist
Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse Conductor
Choral: Vasari Singers Choral

HERBERT HOWELLS

32.

A Spotless Rose

03:10
Solo: Roderick Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

LEROY ANDERSON

33.

Sleigh Ride

02:42
Solo: Gothenburg Musicians Orchestra
Orchestra: Gothenburg Musicians Orchestra
Conductor: Jerker Johansson Conductor

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

34.

Fantasia on Christmas Carols

11:42
Solo: Stephen Gadd Soloist
Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: Guildford Choral Society Choral

SERGEY PROKOFIEV

35.

Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op. 60

03:01
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia Conductor

ELIZABETH POSTON

36.

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

03:47
Solo: University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers Choir
Conductor: Noel Edison Conductor
Choral: Elora Festival Singers Choral

TRADITIONAL

37.

I Wonder as I Wander (arr. J. Rutter)

03:00
Solo: Ann Hoyt Soloist
Solo: Stephen Sands Soloist
Conductor: Owen Burdick Conductor
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral
38.

Coventry Carol

04:03
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral
39.

I saw 3 ships (arr. J. Rutter)

01:41
Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

ANONYMOUS

40.

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (The World's Fair Rose)

02:46
Solo: German Boys Choir Choir
Choral: German Boys Choir Choral

ANTONY PITTS

41.

The holly and the ivy

02:45
Solo: Tonus Peregrinus Choir
Conductor: Antony Pitts Conductor
Choral: Tonus Peregrinus Choral

JOHN GARDNER

42.

Tomorrow shall be my dancing day, Op. 75, No. 2

02:00
Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

WILLIAM MATHIAS

43.

Sir Christemas

01:26
Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

44.

Folksongs of the 4 Seasons

02:31
Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

SIR JOHN TAVENER

45.

God is with us

05:28
Solo: Cambridge St. John's College Choir Choir
Conductor: Christopher Robinson Conductor
Choral: St. John's College Choir, Cambridge Choral

VICTOR HELY-HUTCHINSON

46.

A Carol Symphony

04:11
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: Prague City Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Gavin Sutherland Conductor

LEROY ANDERSON

47.

Christmas Festival medley

09:10
Solo: Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi Chamber Orchestra Orchestra
Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin Conductor

JOHN RUTTER

48.

What Sweeter Music

04:21
Solo: City of London Choir Choir
Solo: Mark Williams Soloist
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton Conductor
Choral: City of London Choir Choral

JOHN FRANCIS WADE

49.

Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)

04:01
Solo: New York Trinity Church Choir Choir
Choral: Trinity Church Choir, New York Choral

FELIX MENDELSSOHN

50.

Festgesang, MWV D4, "Gutenberg-Kantate": No. 2. (adap. W.H. Cummings as Hark! The Herald Angels Sing) (arr. D. Willcocks for choir)

02:55
Solo: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choir
Solo: Raymond Johnston Soloist
Conductor: Donald Hunt Conductor
Choral: Worcester Cathedral Choir Choral




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