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Christmas from a Golden Age (1925-1950)


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Christmas from a Golden Age (1925-1950)

Handel, George Frideric
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Messiah, HWV 56 (excerpts)
1.   Messiah: Comfort ye, my people 00:03:31
2.   Messiah: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted 00:04:16
3.   Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed his flock 00:03:54

  Adeste fideles
4.   Adeste fideles 00:03:49

Martin, Easthope

  The Holy Child
5.   The Holy Child 00:03:03

Gounod, Charles-Fran├žois / Bach, Johann Sebastian
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Ave Maria
6.   Ave Maria 00:04:37

Luce, Jean

  O salutaris
7.   O salutaris 00:03:31

Reger, Max
Boelitz, Martin, lyricist(s)

  Ninna-Nanna della Vergine, Op. 76, No. 52, "The Virgin's lullaby"
8.   Ninna - Nanna della Vergine, Op. 76, No. 52 (The Virgin's lullaby) 00:02:48

Yon, Pietro Alessandro

  Gesu Bambino
9.   Gesu Bambino 00:03:58


  Der Tannenbaum
10.   Der Tannenbaum 00:02:59

Humperdinck, Engelbert
Wette, Adelheid, lyricist(s)

11.   Weihnachten 00:03:51

Gruber, Franz Xaver
Mohr, Josef, lyricist(s)

  Stille Nacht (Silent Night)
12.   Stille Nacht (Silent Night) 00:03:58

Adams, Stephen
Weatherly, Frederick Edward, lyricist(s)

  The Star of Bethlehem
13.   The Star of Bethlehem 00:03:38


  Coventry Carol
14.   Coventry Carol 00:02:47

Traditional, lyricist(s)
Work, John W., arranger(s)

  Go Tell it on the Mountain
15.   Go Tell it on the Mountain 00:02:48


  Little Child of Mary
16.   Little Child of Mary 00:02:41

Traditional, lyricist(s)

  I wonder as I wander
17.   I wonder as I wander 00:03:24


  El Cant des Ocells
18.   El Cant des Ocells 00:02:34

Warren, Elinor Remick
Brown, Kate Louise, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Candle
19.   Christmas Candle 00:02:39

Riego, Theresa del
Hoare, Florence, lyricist(s)

  A star was his candle
20.   A star was his candle 00:02:25

Redner, Lewis H.
Brooks, Phillips, lyricist(s)

  O Little Town of Bethlehem
21.   O Little Town of Bethlehem 00:03:07

Adam, Adolphe
Cappeau, Placide, lyricist(s)

  Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night)
22.   Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night) 00:04:06

Berlin, Irving
Berlin, Irving, lyricist(s)

  White Christmas
23.   White Christmas 00:03:03

Total Playing Time: 01:17:27

Adam, Adolphe; Adams, Stephen; Bach, Johann Sebastian; Berlin, Irving; Gounod, Charles-Fran├žois; Gruber, Franz Xaver; Handel, George Frideric; Humperdinck, Engelbert; Luce, Jean; Martin, Easthope; Redner, Lewis H.; Reger, Max; Riego, Theresa del; Traditional; Warren, Elinor Remick; Yon, Pietro Alessandro

Berlin, Irving; Bible - New Testament; Boelitz, Martin; Brooks, Phillips; Brown, Kate Louise; Cappeau, Placide; Hoare, Florence; Mohr, Josef; Traditional; Weatherly, Frederick Edward; Wette, Adelheid

Work, John W.

Bernard, Armand; Bourdon, Rosario; Geehl, Henry; Katims, Milton; Molajoli, Lorenzo; Woldike, Mogens

RCA Victor Orchestra; Studio orchestra

Ladies' Chorus; Studio chorus; Trinity Church Choir, New York

Angeles, Victoria de los; Crooks, Richard; Dickinson, Clarence; Hollister, Carroll; Journet, Marcel; Lashanska, Hulda; Martinelli, Giovanni; Matzenauer, Margarete; Maynor, Dorothy; McCormack, John; Muzio, Claudia; Ponselle, Rosa; Reimers, Paul; Schiotz, Aksel; Schneider, Edwin; Schumann, Elisabeth; Schumann-Heink, Ernestine; Swarthout, Gladys; Tarrago, Graciano; Tarrago, Renata; Tauber, Richard; Thill, Georges; Thomas, John Charles; Tibbett, Lawrence; Wille, Stewart

Label: Naxos Historical

Genre: Choral - Sacred; Film and TV Music; Vocal

Period: 20th Century; Baroque; Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.110296

Barcode: 0636943129623

Distribution Note(s):

Not available in the United States due to possible copyright restrictions

Physical Release: 10/2003

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