Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night)
4:18
2 Pietà, Signore
8:28
3 Panis Angelicus
4:03
4 Qual giglio candido (Parola quinta)
4:43
5 Ave Maria
4:50
6 Gesù bambino
4:31
7 Ave Maria
2:59
8 Mille cherubini in coro
4:04
9 Agnus Dei
3:46
10 Sanctus
9:10
11 Adeste fideles
3:32

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Douglas Gamley (tracks 1, 5)
Ernest Guiraud (track 9)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 5, 7)
Hector Berlioz (composer) (track 10)
Georges Bizet (French romantic composer) (track 9)
César Franck (Belgian-born French composer) (track 3)
Saverio Mercadante (track 4)
Louis Niedermeyer (track 2)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (tracks 5, 8)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 11)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825) (track 5)
Adolphe Adam (1847) (track 1)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (tracks 5, 7)
Pietro Yon (organist & composer) (1917) (track 6)
conductor:
Kurt Herbert Adler (conductor) (tracks 1–3, 5)
lyricist:
St. Thomas Aquinas (track 3)
Frederick Martens (track 6)
Sir Walter Scott (19th-century Scottish author) (track 5)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 5, 7)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 11)
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (tracks 1–3, 5)
previously attributed to:
Alessandro Stradella (composer) (track 2)
tenor vocals:
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) (tracks 1–3, 5)
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 11)
Ave Maria (for handbell ensemble) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for piano, Tilling) (track 5)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (tracks 5, 7)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 5)
Ave Maria (for violin and piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (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 11)
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 9)
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 11)
雪の夜 (tracks 5, 7)
later translated versions:
Adeste fideles (Latin, English and German) (track 11)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (tracks 5, 7)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (tracks 5, 7)
Jouluyönä (Juhlimaan tulkaa toivon täyttymistä) (track 11)
Jūs, ticīgie, nāciet (Latvian version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" / English "O Come, All Ye Faithful") (track 11)
O Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Ralph Carmichael arrangement) (track 11)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin “Adeste fideles”) (track 11)
O helga natt (Adams julsång) (track 1)
Oi jouluyö (track 1)
Oi, jouluyö (track 1)
Wij komen tezamen (katholieke berijming) (track 11)
later versions:
Adeste Fideles (Latin version, Steven Mercurio arrangement) (track 11)
Ave Maria (Schubert's, in English, from "Fantasia") (track 5)
Ave Maria (arr. Ann and Nancy Wilson) (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, 7)
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, 7)
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)
recording of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 11)
Agnus Dei (track 9)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 7)
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)
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, 7)
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 11)
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 8)