Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Holy City
Stephen Adams 5:35
2 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach / Charles Gounod 3:12
3 Notre-Père
Albert Hay Malotte 3:26
4 Couldn't hear nobody pray
[traditional] 3:54
5 He's Got the Whole World in His Hand
[traditional] 3:10
6 Mary had a baby
[traditional] 3:09
7 Amazing Grace
[traditional] 3:25
8 Ain't got time to die
[traditional] 2:37
9 Minuit, chrétiens!
Adolphe Adam 6:24
10 Pietà signore
Alessandro Stradella 7:10
11 Noël blanc
Irving Berlin 4:25
12 Ma Maria
[traditional] 3:15

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
composer:
Stephen Adams (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 2)
Irving Berlin (track 11)
Louis Niedermeyer (track 10)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5–6)
Adolphe Adam (1847) (track 9)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 2)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 11)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5–6)
John Newton (English poet) (track 7)
previously attributed to:
soprano vocals:
Marie-Josée Lord (tracks 1–12)
translator:
Francis Blanche (track 11)
writer:
Placide Cappeau (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
publisher:
G. Schirmer Inc. (track 10)
Rokstone Music Ltd (track 7)
Thandewye Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 5)
Universal Classics & Jazz (Japanese company - read the annotation before using!) (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 7)
arrangements:
Amazing Grace (Keith McCutchen's ~2005 arrangement of the hymn) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (John Rutter's arrangement of the popular hymn) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (Mark O’Connor arrangement) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (Ernie Rettino/Debby Kerner Rettino arrangement) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (for wind ensemble, Maldonado) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (arr. Daniel Lanois) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (Mullaney and Abbott's arrangement of the hym, ~1972) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (arrangement by Himes of the hymn, for brass band) (track 7)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 2)
Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 9)
Mary Had a Baby (arr. Sargent) (track 6)
Pietà, Signore (arr. Reynolds) (track 10)
アメイジング・グレイス (Flute Ensemble Triptyque arrangement) (track 7)
is based on:
Minuit, chrétiens (track 9)
is the basis for:
Amazing Grace (Jonathan Richman’s version) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) (track 7)
Grace Like Rain (track 7)
仁愛的心 (track 7)
雪の夜 (track 2)
later translated versions:
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 2)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 2)
De heilige stad (The Holy City) (track 1)
Den heliga staden (track 1)
O helga natt (Adam's Julsång) (track 9)
Oi jouluyö (track 9)
Oi, jouluyö (track 9)
later versions:
Amazing Grace (Heinz Gietz's arrangement of the hymn, ~1979) (track 7)
Amazing Grace (incl. 4th verse by Beecher-Stowe) (track 7)
O Holy Night (track 9)
Wholly Night Swing (track 9)
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 2)
recording of:
Amazing Grace (popular hymn first published 1779, catch-all) (track 7)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 2)
Cantique de Noël "Minuit chrétiens" (French original of "O Holy Night") (track 9)
Mary Had a Baby (track 6)
Noël blanc (track 11)
Pietà, Signore (track 10)
The Holy City (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 2)
Waarheen, waarvoor (Mieke Telkamp song) (track 7)
translated version of:
White Christmas (track 11)