Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Welcome Yule
Healey Willan 1:06
2 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
[unknown] 1:24
3 Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming
Michael Praetorius 1:51
4 O Tannenbaum
[unknown] 2:02
5 Carol of the Bells
Микола Дмитрович Леонтович 1:23
6 O Maria, diana stella
[anonymous] 2:00
7 Ave Maria (Angelus Domini)
Franz Xaver Biebl 5:49
8 I said to the man who stood at the Gate of the Year
William Harris 1:42
9 O my dear heart
Eleanor Daley 1:58
10 Luther's Carol for his Son
Henry Cowell 2:06
11 Chantons Noël: Le sommeil de l'enfant Jésus
[unknown] 2:36
12 Chantons Noël: Noël nouvelet
[unknown] 2:13
13 Chantons Noël: Il est né, le divin enfant
[unknown] 2:11
14 Chantons Noël: Ça bergers
[unknown] 2:23
15 A stable lamp is lighted
David Hurd 2:33
16 Still, Still, Still
[unknown] 2:11
17 I saw three ships
Mark Riese 3:00
18 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): I. ¡Oh, mi Belén!
Conrad Susa 2:22
19 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): II. El Desembre Congelat
Conrad Susa 1:32
20 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): III. Alegria
Conrad Susa 2:50
21 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): IV. A la Nanita Nana
Conrad Susa 1:58
22 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): V. Las Posadas
Conrad Susa 1:12
23 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): VI. Campana sobre Campana
Conrad Susa 2:12
24 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): VII. En Bélen Tocan a Fuego
Conrad Susa 2:34
25 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): VIII. El Noi de la Mare
Conrad Susa 2:01
26 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): IX. Chiquirriquitin
Conrad Susa 1:48
27 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): X. El Rorro
Conrad Susa 2:22
28 Carols and Lullabies (Christmas in the Southwest): XI. ¡Fum, Fum, Fum!
Conrad Susa 1:08
29 Whisper! Whisper! (Baby Born Today)
Jay Althouse 2:29
30 Betelehemu
[unknown] 4:14

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
Michael Praetorius (composer and organist) (track 3)
arranger:
Raymond Daveluy (tracks 11–14)
Norman Luboff (track 16)
Alice Parker (track 4)
Robert Shaw (conductor) (track 4)
Healey Willan (track 2)
choir vocals:
Victoria Scholars (tracks 1–30)
composer:
Jay Althouse (track 29)
Eleanor Daley (track 9)
William Harris (British composer) (track 8)
David Hurd (track 15)
Mark Riese (track 17)
Conrad Susa (tracks 18–28)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 4, 12–13, 16)
Healey Willan (1939) (track 1)
Henry Cowell (1947) (track 10)
Franz Xaver Biebl (1964) (track 7)
conductor:
Jerzy Cichocki (tracks 1–30)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 12–13)
Ernst Anschütz (track 4)
Alan Bergman (American lyricist) (track 16)
Richard Wilbur (track 15)
Peter J. Wilhousky (track 5)
revised by:
Healey Willan (1949) (track 1)
translator:
Theodore Baker (1894) (track 3)
arrangement of:
Noël Nouvelet (track 12)
O Tannenbaum (original German version) (track 4)
arrangements:
Carol of the Bells (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 5)
Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming (arr. Blackwell) (track 3)
Lo, how a rose (track 3)
Ring Christmas Bells (for Sara Stevens) (track 5)
later parody versions:
later versions:
Carol of the Bells (Nox Arcana version) (track 5)
part of:
Chantons Noël (part of collection) (tracks 11–14)
recording of:
Ave Maria (track 7)
Betelehemu (track 30)
Carol of the Bells (track 5)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 2)
I Saw Three Ships (track 17)
Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming (English version of "Es ist ein Ros entsprungen") (track 3)
O Tannenbaum (arr. Parker/Shaw) (track 4)
O my dear heart (track 9)
Still, Still, Still (track 16)
Welcome Yule (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Carol of the Old Ones (Look to the sky, way up on high.) (track 5)
Christmas Collage (track 5)
translated version of:
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Praetorius' harmonisation) (track 3)
version of:
Shchedryk (track 5)