Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 O Holy Night (Cantique De Noel) (Adam)
4:18
2 Pietà, Signore (Stradella / Niedermeyer)
8:28
3 Panis Angelicus (Franck)
4:04
4 Qual Giglio Candido (Parola Quinta)
4:45
5 Ave Maria (Schubert)
4:51
6 Gesù Bambino (Yon)
4:31
7 Che Farò Senza Euridice? (Gluck)
4:29
8 Cuiius Ananimam (Rossini)
5:55
9 Ingemisco (Verdi)
3:39
10 Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)
2:58
11 Mille Cherubini in Coro (Schubert / Melichar)
4:05
12 Agnus Dei (Bizet / Guiraud)
3:48
13 Sanctus (Berlioz)
9:10
14 Adeste Fideles (Wade)
3:34
15 O Jesu Mi Dulcissime (Guida)
2:53
16 Ave Verum (Schubert)
3:08
17 Ave Maria, Dolce Maria (Pavarotti / Benvenuti)
3:08

Credits

Medium 1

arranger:
Douglas Gamley (tracks 1, 5)
Ernest Guiraud (track 12)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 5, 10)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (track 13)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 12)
César Franck (Belgian-born French composer) (track 3)
Christoph Willibald Gluck (composer) (track 7)
Saverio Mercadante (track 4)
Louis Niedermeyer (track 2)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (tracks 5, 11)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 14)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825) (track 5)
Adolphe Adam (composer) (1847) (track 1)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (tracks 5, 10)
Pietro Yon (organist & composer) (1917) (track 6)
conductor:
Kurt Herbert Adler (conductor) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Piero Gamba (track 7)
librettist:
lyricist:
St. Thomas Aquinas (track 3)
Frederick Martens (track 6)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (track 17)
Sir Walter Scott (19th-century Scottish author) (track 5)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 5, 10)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 14)
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 7)
previously attributed to:
Alessandro Stradella (composer) (track 2)
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 1–3, 5, 7)
translator:
Adam Storck (track 5)
vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (track 5)
writer:
Placide Cappeau (track 1)
publisher:
G. Schirmer Inc. (track 2)
part of:
arrangements:
Adeste Fideles (arr. Willcocks) (track 14)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (tracks 5, 10)
Ave Maria (for piano, Tilling) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for handbell ensemble) (track 5)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 5)
Ave Maria (Ellens dritter Gesang), S. 557d (for solo piano, Liszt, first version) (track 5)
Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night) (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 1)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Ellens dritter Gesang (Ave Maria), S. 558 Nr. 12 (for solo piano, Liszt, second version) (track 5)
O Come All Ye Faithful (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 14)
Panis Angelicus (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Pietà, Signore (arr. Reynolds) (track 2)
is based on:
L'Arlésienne Suite no. 2: II. Intermezzo (for piano, Bizet) (track 12)
Minuit, chrétiens (track 1)
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (track 5)
Ave Maria 2001 (track 5)
Ave María (Pallavicini's text) (track 5)
Faith Noel (track 14)
雪の夜 (tracks 5, 10)
later translated versions:
Adeste fideles (Latin, English and German) (track 14)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (tracks 5, 10)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (tracks 5, 10)
Jouluyönä (Juhlimaan tulkaa toivon täyttymistä) (track 14)
Jūs, ticīgie, nāciet (Latvian version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" / English "O Come, All Ye Faithful") (track 14)
O Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Ralph Carmichael arrangement) (track 14)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin “Adeste fideles”) (track 14)
O helga natt (Adams julsång) (track 1)
Oi jouluyö (track 1)
Oi, jouluyö (track 1)
Wij komen tezamen (katholieke berijming) (track 14)
later versions:
Adeste Fideles (Latin version, Steven Mercurio arrangement) (track 14)
Ave Maria (arr. Ann and Nancy Wilson) (track 5)
Ave Maria (Schubert's, in English, from "Fantasia") (track 5)
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (track 5)
Ave Maria (tracks 5, 10)
Heavenly Father (track 5)
O Holy Night (track 1)
O Lord Most Holy (track 3)
Wholly Night Swing (track 1)
live recording of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 5)
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (tracks 5, 10)
Panis Angelicus (orch. Stokowski) (track 3)
part of:
Le sette ultime parole di Nostro Signore sulla croce (Seven last words of Our Lord on the Cross) (track 4)
Orfeo ed Euridice, Wq. 30: Atto III (Italian version) (track 7)
recording of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 14)
Agnus Dei (track 12)
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (track 5)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
Ave Maria, dolce Maria (Benvenuti/Pavarotti work) (track 17)
Cantique de Noël “Minuit chrétiens” (French original of “O Holy Night”) (track 1)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 5)
Gesù bambino (track 6)
Le sette ultime parole di Nostro Signore sulla croce: V. Ho sete! (Parola quinta: "Qual giglio candido...") (track 4)
Panis Angelicus (track 3)
Pietà, Signore (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (tracks 5, 10)
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 14)
version of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 5)
Wiegenlied, D. 498 (track 11)