Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Felix Mendelssohn 3:06
2 Once in Royal David’s City
Henry John Gauntlett 3:12
3 Silent Night
Franz Xaver Gruber 3:23
4 Ding Dong! Merrily on High
[traditional] 1:59
5 There Is No Rose
Graham J. Ellis 2:06
6 In the Bleak Midwinter
Gustav Holst 4:46
7 O Little Town of Bethlehem
[unknown] 3:31
8 Carol of the Bells
Mykola Leontovych 1:28
9 Tully, Lulla, Lullay
Philip Stopford 4:42
10 Gaudete
[unknown] 1:42
11 I Sing of a Maiden
Patrick Hadley 2:37
12 All Bells in Paradise
John Rutter 5:36
13 Angelus ad Virginem
[unknown] 3:17
14 The Shepherd’s Farewell
Hector Berlioz 5:17
15 Benedicamus Domino
Peter Warlock 1:34
16 O Holy Night
Adolphe Adam 5:24
17 Adam lay ybounden
Boris Ord 1:20
18 A New Year Carol
Benjamin Britten 2:24
19 O Come All Ye Faithful
John Francis Wade 4:01

Credits

CD 1

organ:
Simon Johnson (Organist) (2015-06) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 11–14, 16, 18–19)
additional composer:
Charles Wood (Irish composer) (track 4)
William H. Cummings (1855) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1906) (track 7)
additional lyricist:
George Whitefield (1753) (track 1)
arranger:
John Rutter (track 2)
choir vocals:
St Paul’s Cathedral Choir (London) (2015-06) (tracks 1–19)
composer:
Thoinot Arbeau (Artist name of Jehan Tabourot ("Orchesographie")) (track 4)
Franz Xaver Gruber (track 3)
Boris Ord (track 17)
Philip Stopford (track 9)
John Francis Wade (track 19)
Charles Wood (Irish composer) (track 4)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 13)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 10)
John Rutter (track 12)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
Hector Berlioz (track 14)
Felix Mendelssohn (1840) (track 1)
Adolphe Adam (1847) (track 16)
Henry John Gauntlett (1849) (track 2)
Gustav Holst (1906) (track 6)
Peter Warlock (1918) (track 15)
Benjamin Britten (1934) (track 18)
Patrick Hadley (1936) (track 11)
conductor:
Andrew Carwood (2015-06) (tracks 1–19)
librettist:
Hector Berlioz (track 14)
lyricist:
John Francis Wade (track 19)
Josef Mohr (track 3)
Christina Rossetti (track 6)
John Rutter (track 12)
Peter J. Wilhousky (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Charles Wesley (1739) (track 1)
Cecil Frances Alexander (1848) (track 2)
John Sullivan Dwight (1855) (track 16)
Phillips Brooks (1868) (track 7)
translator:
Frederick Oakeley (track 19)
was commissioned by:
writer:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 17)
premiered at:
publisher:
Oxford University Press (1906) (track 7)
recorded at:
St. Giles' Cripplegate in London, England, United Kingdom (2015-06) (tracks 1–19)
part of:
Catalogue of the Works of Hector Berlioz (number: H. 130) (track 14)
arrangement of:
Oh Holy Night (for Sara Stevens) (track 16)
arrangements:
Carol of the Bells (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 8)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (arr. Wilcocks) (track 1)
Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (Sovereign Grace version) (track 1)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 19)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles) (arr. Don Gillis) (track 19)
O Holy Night (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 16)
O Holy Night (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 16)
Ring Christmas Bells (for Sara Stevens) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 3)
Silent Night (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 3)
has revision:
is based on:
is the basis for:
O Holy Night (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 16)
O come, all ye faithful (arr. Willcocks) (track 19)
Timere (track 10)
later parody versions:
O Holy Tonight! (track 16)
Silent Night (track 3)
Silent Night (track 3)
later translated versions:
Ak, svētā nakts (track 16)
Debespulks dzied apstarots (Latvian version of English "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing") (track 1)
Ding Dong! Merrily on High (Finnish) (track 4)
Ding dong (track 4)
新生王 (track 1)
later versions:
Carol of the Bells (Nox Arcana version) (track 8)
Hark the Herald Angels Sing (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 1)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 1)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (John Ferguson arrangement) (track 1)
In the Bleak Midwinter (arr. Bradley Ellingboe) (track 6)
O' Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 19)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 3)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 3)
part of:
partial cover recording of:
L'Enfance du Christ (2015-06) (track 14)
parts:
recording of:
A New Year Carol (2015-06) (track 18)
Adam lay ybounden (Boris Ord version) (2015-06) (track 17)
All bells in paradise (2015-06) (track 12)
Angelus ad Virginem (2015-06) (track 13)
Benedicamus Domino (2015-06) (track 15)
Carol of the Bells (2015-06) (track 8)
Ding Dong! Merrily on High (2015-06) (track 4)
Forest Green (lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" set to a different tune, the traditional carol as sung in the UK and in the Episcopal church in the US) (2015-06) (track 7)
Gaudete (2015-06) (track 10)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Christmas carol) (2015-06) (track 1)
I Sing of a Maiden (2015-06) (track 11)
In the Bleak Midwinter (Gustav Holst version) (2015-06) (track 6)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles") (2015-06) (track 19)
O Holy Night (2015-06) (track 16)
Once in Royal David's City (arr. Rutter) (2015-06) (track 2)
Silent Night (2015-06) (track 3)
There Is No Rose (2015-06) (track 5)
Tully, Lulla, Lullay (2015-06) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 1, 19)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 1, 3)
translated version of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 19)
version of:
Adam lay i-bowndyn (15th-century macaronic English poem) (track 17)
Cantique de Noël "Minuit chrétiens" (French original of "O Holy Night") (track 16)
Cranham (track 6)
In the Bleak Midwinter (poem) (track 6)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (traditional carol sung in the US to the tune of "St. Louis", cf. the version commonly sung to the hymn tune "Forest Green" in the UK) (track 7)
Shchedryk (track 8)