Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Ceremony of Carols: Procession
Benjamin Britten 1:39
2 A Ceremony of Carols: Wolcum Yole!
Benjamin Britten 1:19
3 A Ceremony of Carols: There Is No Rose
Benjamin Britten 2:16
4 A Ceremony of Carols: That Yonge Child
Benjamin Britten 1:40
5 A Ceremony of Carols: Balulalow
Benjamin Britten 1:15
6 A Ceremony of Carols: As Dew in Aprille
Benjamin Britten 0:56
7 A Ceremony of Carols: This Little Babe
Benjamin Britten 1:24
8 A Ceremony of Carols: Interlude
Benjamin Britten 3:57
9 A Ceremony of Carols: In Freezing Winter Night
Benjamin Britten 3:09
10 A Ceremony of Carols: Spring Carol
Benjamin Britten 1:03
11 A Ceremony of Carols: Deo Gracias!
Benjamin Britten 1:06
12 A Ceremony of Carols: Recession
Benjamin Britten 1:58
13 A Shepherd's Carol
Benjamin Britten 3:35
14 The Sycamore Tree
Benjamin Britten 1:50
15 Sweet Was the Song
Benjamin Britten 2:34
16 Missa Brevis in D major: Kyrie
Benjamin Britten 1:58
17 Missa Brevis in D major: Gloria
Benjamin Britten 2:36
18 Missa Brevis in D major: Sanctus/Benedictus
Benjamin Britten 3:03
19 Missa Brevis in D major: Agnus Dei
Benjamin Britten 2:16
20 A Boy Was Born: Theme
Benjamin Britten 2:21
21 A Boy Was Born: Variation I: Lullay, Jesu
Benjamin Britten 4:23
22 A Boy Was Born: Variation II: Herod
Benjamin Britten 2:16
23 A Boy Was Born: Variation III: Jesu, as Thou Art
Benjamin Britten 2:54
24 A Boy Was Born: Variation IV: The Three Kings
Benjamin Britten 3:34
25 A Boy Was Born: Variation V: In the Bleak Mid-Winter
Benjamin Britten 5:11
26 A Boy Was Born: Variation VI: Noel!
Benjamin Britten 9:09

Credits

CD 1

choir vocals:
The Sixteen (UK choir / chamber orchestra) (tracks 1–26)
composer:
Benjamin Britten (tracks 13–14)
Benjamin Britten (1931) (track 15)
Benjamin Britten (1932 – 1933) (tracks 20–26)
Benjamin Britten (1942) (tracks 1–12)
Benjamin Britten (1959) (tracks 16–19)
conductor:
Harry Christophers (tracks 1–26)
lyricist:
W. H. Auden (track 13)
later versions:
Balulalow (for choir, Harrison) (track 5)
part of:
Christ’s Nativity (track 15)
A Boy Was Born, op. 3 (tracks 20–26)
parts:
Corpus Christi Carol (from the cantata "A Boy was Born" by Benjamin Britten) (track 25)
recording of:
A Shepherd's Carol (track 13)
The Sycamore Tree (track 14)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000B86582 [info]