album

The Best Carols in the World...Ever!

52 Brani (2 ore e 30 minuti)
Disc 1
1
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Carol)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Ian Hare & Sir David Willcocks
3:17
2
I saw three ships (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
1:43
3
The First Nowell (Arr. Mackerras)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, Francis Grier & Sir Philip Ledger
4:56
4
God rest you merry, gentlemen (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
3:09
5
While shepherds watched their flocks by night (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
2:39
6
The Singing Master's Assistant, 1778: No. 6, Judea, "A virgin unspotted"
Andrew Parrott
3:19
7
Once in Royal David's City (from "Hymns and Carols of Christmas")
Clare College Singers, Cambridge, Clare College Orchestra, Cambridge, Jeremy Blandford & John Rutter
3:06
8
In the bleak midwinter (1991 Remastered Version)
Stephen Varcoe/John Wells/Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks
4:37
9
It came upon the midnight clear (wrds. E. H. Sears, traditional English tune adapted by A. Sullivan, arr. C. Roberts)
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
2:43
10
In dulci jubilo (Christmas Carol)
Clare College Singers, Cambridge, Clare College Orchestra, Cambridge, Jeremy Blandford & John Rutter
2:44
11
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Arr. Philip Ledger)
King's College Choir, Cambridge & Sir Philip Ledger
3:31
12
Past three a-clock (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
3:07
13
The Coventry Carol
The Mediaeval Baebes
4:29
14
Away in a manger (arr. Thalben Ball) [1998 Remastered Version]
Temple Church Choir & Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:20
15
Nativity Carol
Clare College Singers
4:10
16
Unto us is born a son (words & music from Piae Cantiones, 1584 ) [tune arr. G. Palmer]
Huddersfield Choral Society, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
1:48
17
Silent Night (wrds. Joseph Mohr, trans. & arr. Willcocks) (1991 Remastered Version)
Stephen Varcoe, Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Sir David Willcocks
3:08
18
Ding Dong! Merrily on High
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
1:55
19
We wish you a merry Christmas (1998 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
1:32
20
The Lord At First Did Adam Make (Arr. David Willcocks)
Sir David Willcocks
4:11
21
Up! good Christen folk, and listen (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
1:17
22
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Clare College Singers
3:15
23
O Jesulein süss, BWV 493 (Chorale Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
2:52
24
O come, O come Emmanuel (tune from 15th-century Fr. processional) [arr. T. Helmore]
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
2:19
25
Traditional: The Twelve Days of Christmas (English Christmas Carol)
Clare College Singers, Cambridge, Clare College Orchestra, Cambridge, Jeremy Blandford & John Rutter
3:12
Disc 2
1
Good King Wenceslas (Tune based on a 13th-Century Spring Carol)
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
2:28
2
Cherry Tree Carol (Traditional English carol, arr. Willcocks) (1991 Remastered Version)
Choir of King's College, Cambridge & Sir David Willcocks
1:53
3
Joy to the world!
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
1:29
4
Here We Come A-wassailing, "Wassail Song" (English Christmas Carol)
Clare College Singers
4:09
5
See amid the Winter's Snow, "Hymn for Christmas Day"
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
3:46
6
Gaudete
The Mediaeval Baebes
2:21
7
The Holly and the Ivy (British Christmas Carol)
King's College Choir, Cambridge & Sir David Willcocks
3:11
8
The Yorkshire Wassail Song: "Oh, here we come a wassailing"
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
2:34
9
We Three Kings, "We Three Kings of Orient Are" (Christmas Carol)
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
3:07
10
Shepherd's Pipe Carol
Clare College Singers & Orchestra
2:54
11
Masters in This Hall (French Carol)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
4:02
12
The Babe of Bethlehem: "Ye nations all, on you I call"
Andrew Parrott, Taverner Choir & Taverner Consort
2:40
13
3 Carol-Anthems: II. A Spotless Rose
Gareth Morrell, King's College Choir, Cambridge & Sir Philip Ledger
3:10
14
Angel Tidings
Clare College Singers
1:44
15
When an angel host entuned (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
1:14
16
As with Gladness Men of Old (After Conrad Kocher's "Treuer Heiland", arr. William Henry Monk)
Huddersfield Choral Society, Brian Kay, David Bell & Owain Arwel Hughes
2:29
17
Adam Lay Ibounden
The Mediaeval Baebes
3:12
18
The Coming of our King (After a Polish Carol)
Clare College Singers
2:40
19
Christ was born on Christmas Day (Traditional, arr. for organ by Walford Davies) (1998 Remastered Version)
Temple Church Choir & Sir George Thalben-Ball
2:19
20
A Christmas Carol (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
2:10
21
Sans Day Carol, "St. Day Carol": "Now the holly bears a berry" (Cornish Christmas Carol)
Clare College Singers
3:20
22
Gabriel's Message (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir & Sir David Willcocks
2:45
23
The Chester Carol, 'Maker of the Heavens Fair' (arr. Boughton) (1998 Remastered Version)
Robert Tear/Mair Jones
2:30
24
Rocking (1993 Remastered Version)
The Bach Choir, The Jacques Orchestra & Sir David Willcocks
2:04
25
The Suffolk Harmony, 1784: No. 1, Shiloh, "Methinks I see a heavenly host"
Andrew Parrott
2:58
26
Angels from the Realms of Glory (arr. Charles Wood of French Carol "Les Anges dans nos campagnes")
Huddersfield Choral Society
3:09
27
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
King's College Choir, Cambridge, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Ian Hare & Sir David Willcocks
4:47