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100 Christmas Classics



Disc 1

Mendelssohn, Felix
Luther, Martin, lyricist(s)

  Vom Himmel hoch, MWV A10: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her
1.   Play with flash player Vom Himmel hoch, MWV A10: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her 00:05:39

Herbeck, Johann Ritter von

  Pueri, concinite
2.   Play with flash player Pueri, concinite 00:04:08

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

  Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: For unto us a child is born
3.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: For unto us a child is born 00:04:04

Praetorius, Michael
Gerhardt, Paul, lyricist(s)

  Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier
4.   Play with flash player Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier 00:02:13

Adam, Adolphe
Cappeau, Placide, lyricist(s)

  Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (arr. for counter-tenor, chorus and harp)
5.   Play with flash player Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (arr. for counter - tenor, chorus and harp) 00:03:23

Eccard, Johannes

  Übers Gebirg Maria geht
6.   Play with flash player Übers Gebirg Maria geht 00:02:49

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

  Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed
7.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56: Part I: And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed 00:03:06

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Maria durch ein Dornwald ging
8.   Play with flash player Maria durch ein Dornwald ging 00:03:24

Traditional
Kritzinger, Wilhelm, lyricist(s)

  Süßer die Glocken nie klingen
9.   Play with flash player Süßer die Glocken nie klingen 00:02:35

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  In dulci jubilo, BWV 368
10.   Play with flash player In dulci jubilo, BWV 368 00:02:35

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Hört der Engel helle Lieder (Angels We Have Heard On High)
11.   Play with flash player Hört der Engel helle Lieder (Angels We Have Heard On High) 00:02:24

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

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: He shall feed His flock like a shepherd
12.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: He shall feed His flock like a shepherd 00:04:37

Traditional
Spee von Lagenfeld, Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf
13.   Play with flash player O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf 00:01:37

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)
Froschauer, Helmut, arranger(s)

  Auf dem Berge, da wehet der Wind (arr. H. Froschauer for vocal duet and orchestra)
14.   Play with flash player Auf dem Berge, da wehet der Wind (arr. H. Froschauer for vocal duet and orchestra) 00:01:30

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen
15.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen 00:01:11

Schütz, Heinrich

  Ein Kind ist uns geboren, SWV 302
16.   Play with flash player Ein Kind ist uns geboren, SWV 302 00:03:21

  Kindelein zart, von guter Art
17.   Play with flash player Kindelein zart, von guter Art 00:02:03

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

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: And He shall purify the sons of Levi
18.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: And He shall purify the sons of Levi 00:02:21

Praetorius, Michael

  Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
19.   Play with flash player Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen 00:02:10

Saint-Saëns, Camille
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Quintet and Chorus: Consurge, Filia Sion - Chorus: Tollite hostias
20.   Play with flash player Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Quintet and Chorus: Consurge, Filia Sion - Chorus: Tollite hostias 00:06:37


Disc 2

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage
1.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage 00:07:28

Handel, George Frideric

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: Pastoral Symphony, "Pifa"
2.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56, Part I: Pastoral Symphony, "Pifa" 00:02:51

Praetorius, Michael

  Quem pastores laudavere
3.   Play with flash player Quem pastores laudavere 00:03:25

Franck, Johann Wolfgang
Dach, Simon, lyricist(s)

  Ein Kind ist uns geboren, ein Sohn ist uns gegeben
4.   Play with flash player Ein Kind ist uns geboren, ein Sohn ist uns gegeben 00:02:54

Manfredini, Francesco Onofrio

  Concerto Grosso in C Major, Op. 3, No. 12: I. Pastorale: Andante
5.   Play with flash player Concerto Grosso in C Major, Op. 3, No. 12: I. Pastorale: Andante 00:04:06

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Heil'ge Nacht auf Engelsschwingen
6.   Play with flash player Heil'ge Nacht auf Engelsschwingen 00:02:51

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Großer Herr, o starker König
7.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Großer Herr, o starker König 00:04:22

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  O Jesulein zart
8.   Play with flash player O Jesulein zart 00:02:18

Gabrieli, Giovanni

  Sacrae symphoniae (1597): Canzon septimi toni a 8
9.   Play with flash player Sacrae symphoniae (1597): Canzon septimi toni a 8 00:03:05

Traditional
Spee von Lagenfeld, Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf
10.   Play with flash player O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf 00:01:36

Neuner, Carl
Schubart, Christian Friedrich Daniel, lyricist(s)
Froschauer, Helmut, arranger(s)

  Schlaf wohl, du Himmelsknabe du (arr. H. Froschauer for counter-tenor and orchestra)
11.   Play with flash player Schlaf wohl, du Himmelsknabe du (arr. H. Froschauer for counter - tenor and orchestra) 00:02:56

Praetorius, Michael

  Enatus est Emanuel
12.   Play with flash player Enatus est Emanuel 00:01:35

Molter, Johann Melchior

  Concerto Pastorale: I. Larghetto
13.   Play with flash player Concerto Pastorale: I. Larghetto 00:01:21

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  Jesu, meines Herzens Freud, BWV 361
14.   Play with flash player Jesu, meines Herzens Freud, BWV 361 00:03:16

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Gott hat dich, Maria erwählt
15.   Play with flash player Gott hat dich, Maria erwählt 00:01:30

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I. Aria: Bereite dich, Zion
16.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I. Aria: Bereite dich, Zion 00:04:52

Taubert, Wilhelm

  Weihnachtslied, Op. 81, No. 3
17.   Play with flash player Weihnachtslied, Op. 81, No. 3 00:02:20

Corelli, Arcangelo

  Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": V. Allegro - Pastorale ad libitum: Largo
18.   Play with flash player Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": V. Allegro - Pastorale ad libitum: Largo 00:05:02

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Stille, stille, lasst uns lauschen
19.   Play with flash player Stille, stille, lasst uns lauschen 00:03:11

Bruch, Max
Moore, Thomas, lyricist(s)

  Jubilate-Amen, Op. 3
20.   Play with flash player Jubilate - Amen, Op. 3 00:03:41


Disc 3

Wade, John Francis
Willcocks, David / Herrlinger, Kurt, arranger(s)

  Adeste fidelis (arr. D. Willcocks and K. Herrlinger for counter-tenor, choir and orchestra)
1.   Play with flash player Adeste fidelis (arr. D. Willcocks and K. Herrlinger for counter - tenor, choir and orchestra) 00:02:55

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Still, still, still
2.   Play with flash player Still, still, still 00:03:43

Traditional
Bible - Old Testament, lyricist(s)

  Tauet Himmel den Gerechten
3.   Play with flash player Tauet Himmel den Gerechten 00:03:09

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Thilo, Valentin, lyricist(s)

  O Jesulein süß, BWV 493
4.   Play with flash player O Jesulein süß, BWV 493 00:01:48

Traditional
Spee von Lagenfeld, Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Zu Bethlehem geboren
5.   Play with flash player Zu Bethlehem geboren 00:01:43

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  Flute Sonata in E-Flat Major, BWV 1031: II. Siciliano (arr. for trumpet and organ)
6.   Play with flash player Flute Sonata in E - Flat Major, BWV 1031: II. Siciliano (arr. for trumpet and organ) 00:02:10

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

  Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: Surely, He hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows
7.   Play with flash player Messiah, HWV 56, Part II: Surely, He hath borne our griefs and carried our sorrows 00:02:03

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)
Froschauer, Helmut, arranger(s)

  Lieb Nachtigall, wach auf (arr. H. Froschauer for counter-tenor and organ)
8.   Play with flash player Lieb Nachtigall, wach auf (arr. H. Froschauer for counter - tenor and organ) 00:02:11

Locatelli, Pietro Antonio

  Concerto Grosso in F Minor, Op. 1, No. 8, "Christmas": VII. Pastorale - Largo andante
9.   Play with flash player Concerto Grosso in F Minor, Op. 1, No. 8, "Christmas": VII. Pastorale - Largo andante 00:03:43

Mendelssohn, Felix

  3 Motets, Op. 39: No. 2. Laudate pueri (O praise the Lord), MWV B30
10.   Play with flash player 3 Motets, Op. 39: No. 2. Laudate pueri (O praise the Lord), MWV B30 00:05:22

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Kommet ihr Hirten
11.   Play with flash player Kommet ihr Hirten 00:01:54
  Vom Himmel hoch, o Englein kommt
12.   Play with flash player Vom Himmel hoch, o Englein kommt 00:02:08

Bruch, Max
Schenkendorf, Max von, lyricist(s)

  Gesang der heiligen drei Könige (Song of the 3 Magi), Op. 21
13.   Play with flash player Gesang der heiligen drei Könige (Song of the 3 Magi), Op. 21 00:05:26

Traditional
Spee von Lagenfeld, Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Als ich bei meinen Schafen wacht
14.   Play with flash player Als ich bei meinen Schafen wacht 00:02:05

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach eilet
15.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part I: Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach eilet 00:03:27

Gabrieli, Giovanni

  Canzoni et sonate (1615): Canzon No. 14
16.   Play with flash player Canzoni et sonate (1615): Canzon No. 14 00:03:04

Schroeter, Leonhard

  Freut euch, ihr lieben Christen
17.   Play with flash player Freut euch, ihr lieben Christen 00:01:31

Haydn, Michael

  Heiligste Nacht
18.   Play with flash player Heiligste Nacht 00:02:31

Praetorius, Michael

  Schlaf, mein Kindelein
19.   Play with flash player Schlaf, mein Kindelein 00:03:05

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part II: Schlafe, mein Liebster, genieße der Ruh
20.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part II: Schlafe, mein Liebster, genieße der Ruh 00:09:24


Disc 4

Handel, George Frideric
Morell, Thomas, lyricist(s)

  Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: Daughter of Sion, Rejoice
1.   Play with flash player Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: Daughter of Sion, Rejoice 00:03:02

Traditional
Weissel, Georg, lyricist(s)

  Macht hoch die Tür
2.   Play with flash player Macht hoch die Tür 00:03:01

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Joseph, lieber Joseph mein
3.   Play with flash player Joseph, lieber Joseph mein 00:01:36

Traditional
Hoffmann von Fallersleben, August Heinrich, lyricist(s)

  Fröhliche Weihnacht überall
4.   Play with flash player Fröhliche Weihnacht überall 00:02:18

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part II: Sinfonia
5.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, Part II: Sinfonia 00:05:34

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Ihr Kinderlein kommet
6.   Play with flash player Ihr Kinderlein kommet 00:02:49

Handel, George Frideric
Watts, Isaac, lyricist(s)

  Joy to the World
7.   Play with flash player Joy to the World 00:02:13

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Auf, Tochter Zion, schmücke dich
8.   Play with flash player Auf, Tochter Zion, schmücke dich 00:02:31

Gabrieli, Giovanni

  Sacrae symphoniae (1597): Canzon septimi toni
9.   Play with flash player Sacrae symphoniae (1597): Canzon septimi toni 00:03:05

Traditional
Falk, Johannes Daniel, lyricist(s)
Froschauer, Helmut, arranger(s)

  O du fröhliche (arr. H. Froschauer for choir)
10.   Play with flash player O du fröhliche (arr. H. Froschauer for choir) 00:03:02

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Gegrüsst seist, Maria
11.   Play with flash player Gegrüsst seist, Maria 00:01:31

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Bible - Old Testament / Ebert, Jakob, lyricist(s)

  Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele, BWV 143: Chorale: Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ
12.   Play with flash player Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele, BWV 143: Chorale: Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ 00:02:22

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Nun sei gegrüsst, o Jesulein
13.   Play with flash player Nun sei gegrüsst, o Jesulein 00:01:53

Werner, Gregor Joseph

  Christmas Pastorale for Organ and Strings
14.   Play with flash player Christmas Pastorale for Organ and Strings 00:03:55

Grieg, Edvard
Bible, lyricist(s)

  Ave, maris stella, EG 150 (version for choir)
15.   Play with flash player Ave, maris stella, EG 150 (version for choir) 00:02:34

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Ziegler, Kaspar, lyricist(s)

  Ich freue mich in dir, BWV 133
16.   Play with flash player Ich freue mich in dir, BWV 133 00:01:33

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Heut kam ein Engel
17.   Play with flash player Heut kam ein Engel 00:01:33

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  18 Chorales, BWV 651-668, "Leipziger Chorale": Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659
18.   Play with flash player 18 Chorales, BWV 651 - 668, "Leipziger Chorale": Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 00:04:33

Rheinberger, Joseph Gabriel
Bible, lyricist(s)

  9 Advent-Motetten, Op. 176: No. 7. Rorate coeli
19.   Play with flash player 9 Advent - Motetten, Op. 176: No. 7. Rorate coeli 00:02:15

Bruch, Max
Prutz, Robert, lyricist(s)

  Gruss an die Heilige Nacht, Op. 62
20.   Play with flash player Gruss an die Heilige Nacht, Op. 62 00:13:32


Disc 5

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorus: Ehre sei dir, Gott gesungen
1.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorus: Ehre sei dir, Gott gesungen 00:06:05

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Lasst uns das Kindlein wiegen
2.   Play with flash player Lasst uns das Kindlein wiegen 00:01:58

Loeillet (Loeillet of London), Jean-Baptiste

  Trumpet Sonata in G Major: III. Lento dolce
3.   Play with flash player Trumpet Sonata in G Major: III. Lento dolce 00:02:47

Hammerschmidt, Andreas
Keymann, Christian, lyricist(s)

  Allelujah! Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle
4.   Play with flash player Allelujah! Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle 00:05:05

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  O admirabile commercium
5.   Play with flash player O admirabile commercium 00:02:09

Bach, Johann Christoph Friedrich
Herder, Johann Gottfried, lyricist(s)

  Die Kindheit Jesu, W. XIV/2, B. D5: Hirtenlied: Holde, hohe Wundernacht
6.   Play with flash player Die Kindheit Jesu, W. XIV/2, B. D5: Hirtenlied: Holde, hohe Wundernacht 00:02:04

Saint-Saëns, Camille
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Recitative: Et Pastores erant - Gloria in altissimis Deo
7.   Play with flash player Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Recitative: Et Pastores erant - Gloria in altissimis Deo 00:04:52

Reger, Max
Boelitz, Martin, lyricist(s)

  Schlichte Weisen, Op. 76: No. 52. Mariä Wiegenlied (arr. for choir)
8.   Play with flash player Schlichte Weisen, Op. 76: No. 52. Mariä Wiegenlied (arr. for choir) 00:04:18

Guami, Gioseffo

  Canzon No. 25
9.   Play with flash player Canzon No. 25 00:02:38

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Rist, Johann, lyricist(s)

  Jesu, du mein liebstes Leben, BWV 356
10.   Play with flash player Jesu, du mein liebstes Leben, BWV 356 00:02:52

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  The First Noël
11.   Play with flash player The First Noël 00:02:34

Torelli, Giuseppe

  Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 8, No. 6: I. Grave - Vivace - II. Largo
12.   Play with flash player Concerto Grosso in G Minor, Op. 8, No. 6: I. Grave - Vivace - II. Largo 00:05:18

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen, BWV 51: Chorale: Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren
13.   Play with flash player Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen, BWV 51: Chorale: Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren 00:05:43

Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  God rest you merry, gentleman
14.   Play with flash player God rest you merry, gentleman 00:02:30

Saint-Saëns, Camille
Bible - New Testament, lyricist(s)

  Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Quare fremuerunt gentes
15.   Play with flash player Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12: Quare fremuerunt gentes 00:03:39

Reger, Max

  8 Geistliche Gesänge, Op. 138: No. 4. Unser lieben Frauen Tranen
16.   Play with flash player 8 Geistliche Gesänge, Op. 138: No. 4. Unser lieben Frauen Tranen 00:02:20

Davis, Katherine
Davis, Katherine, lyricist(s)

  Little Drummer Boy, "Carol of the Drum"
17.   Play with flash player Little Drummer Boy, "Carol of the Drum" 00:03:02

Reichardt, Johann Friedrich
Reichardt, Johann Friedrich, lyricist(s)

  Heilige Nacht
18.   Play with flash player Heilige Nacht 00:01:56

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

  Stille Nacht (Silent Night)
19.   Play with flash player Stille Nacht (Silent Night) 00:03:42

Bach, Johann Sebastian
Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul / Henrici, Christian Friedrich / Runge, Christoph / Weissel, Georg / Werner, Georg / Franck, Johann / Rist, Johann / Luther, Martin / Gerhardt, Paul, lyricist(s)

  Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part VI: Choral: Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen
20.   Play with flash player Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part VI: Choral: Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen 00:03:18

Total Playing Time: 05:23:31




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