Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Veni, veni Emmanuel 3:28
2 Stille Nacht 3:55
3 Il est né, le divin Enfant 2:10
4 Nova! nova! 1:47
5 Marche des rois 1:50
6 The Babe of Bethlehem 2:41
7 Verbum caro: Y la Virgen 1:43
8 Glory to God on high 1:04
9 This endere nyghth 4:45
10 O Jesulein süss 2:03
11 Il est né, le divin Enfant 1:09
12 God rest you merry, gentlemen 2:34
13 Swete was the song the Virgine soong 2:36
14 Quem pastores laudavere 1:58
15 Quanno nascete ninno 1:59
16 Riu, riu, chiu 3:28
17 Gabriel fram heven-king 3:18
18 Christum wir sollen loben schon 3:03
19 The Coventry Carol 3:23
20 Gaudete! 1:45
21 Verbum caro: In hac anni circulo 2:22
22 Alleluya: A nywe werk is come on honde 5:50
23 The Old Year now away is fled 1:51
24 Branle de l'Officiel (Ding! Dong! Merrily on high) 2:03

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (track 3)
Lucas Osiander (the elder) (1586) (track 18)
choir vocals:
Taverner Choir (tracks 1–24)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 10)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 5)
Mateu Fletxa ("El Vell" / "El Viejo") (track 16)
Jeremiah Ingalls (track 8)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 2)
William Walker (composer) (1835) (track 6)
conductor:
Andrew Parrott (conductor) (tracks 1–24)
lyricist:
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 2)
orchestra:
Taverner Players (tracks 1–24)
translator:
Martin Luther (German theologian of the Reformation) (1524) (track 18)
part of:
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 493) (order: 511) (track 10)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Emmanuel (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 1)
Emmanuel (non-choir) (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 1)
Geistliches Lied, BWV 493 "O Jesulein süß" (English Text "O Jesu so meek") (translated) (track 10)
Geistliches Lied, BWV 493 "O Jesulein süß" (catch all for arrangements) (track 10)
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (Neale lyrics) (translated) (track 1)
Silent Night (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 2)
Stille Nacht (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 2)
Stille Nacht (for violin and piano, Schnittke) (track 2)
Stille Nacht (arr. Rutter) (track 2)
Stille Nacht (arr. Carter) (track 2)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (arr. Mandyczewski) (track 2)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (arr. Ledger) (track 2)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (arr. Schreck) (track 2)
Veni Emmanuel (Jan Åke Hillerud arrangement) (track 1)
Veni veni Emmanuel (Gleb Kolyadin arrangement) (track 1)
is based on:
Angelus ad virginem (track 17)
Veni, veni, Emmanuel (text) (track 1)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
跳啦老豆 (track 2)
later translated versions:
Astro del ciel (track 2)
Cicha noc (track 2)
Glade jol (Norwegian (nynorsk) translation from 1905) (track 2)
Glade jul (Norwegian (bokmål) adoptation of Danish translation) (track 2)
Jouluyö, juhlayö (track 2)
Klusa nakts, svēta nakts (Latvian version of German "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht") (track 2)
Noche de paz (track 2)
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (Neale lyrics) (track 1)
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (Lacey lyrics) (track 1)
O Little One Sweet (track 10)
Oidhche Shàmhach (track 2)
Oíche Chiúin (Enya’s Irish version of “Silent Night”) (track 2)
Oíche Chiúin (Moya Brennan’s Irish version of “Silent Night”) (track 2)
Silent Night (Katie McMahon’s German/Irish/English version) (track 2)
Silent Night (track 2)
Silent Night (Méav Ní Mhaolchatha's Irish version) (track 2)
Silent Night (Young's English translation) (track 2)
Stilla natt, heliga natt (Swedish translation) (track 2)
Stille nacht, heilige nacht (Dutch, arr. J Maarse) (track 2)
Stille natt (Norwegian (bokmål) translation from 1991) (track 2)
Stille natt, heilage natt (Norwegian (nynorsk) translation by Nils Kolbjørn Kjenstad) (track 2)
きよしこの夜 (清しこの夜 星は光り… “Silent Night” Japanese version) (track 2)
しずけき (静けき真夜中 貧しうまや… “Silent Night” Japanese catholic version) (track 2)
平安夜 (track 2)
平安夜 (track 2)
later versions:
Emmanuel (track 1)
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (Gabe Scott arrangement) (track 1)
Stille Nacht (Lechner / Trabitsch) (track 2)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Peter Schilling) (track 2)
Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 2)
Veni, Veni, Emmanuel (Nox Arcana version) (track 1)
part of:
Oh, What a Lovely War! (stage musical) (order: 9) (track 2)
recording of:
Christum wir sollen loben schon ("Christ we should praise beautifully") (track 18)
Il est né, le divin Enfant (Harmonisation, Fauré) (track 3)
Ríu, ríu, chíu (track 16)
The Babe of Bethlehem (Southern Harmony no. 78) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Weihnachts-Medley (order: 1) (track 2)
The Silent Nutcracker (order: 2) (track 2)

Release

conductor:Andrew Parrott (conductor)
choir vocals:Taverner Choir
ASIN:US: B000002RR4 [info]