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An Old-world Christmas - Holiday Favorites From Europe


Release Date: 01/01/1980 
Label:  Dg Musikfest Catalog #: 413657   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberAdam GumpelzhaimerMichael PraetoriusSamuel Scheidt,   ... 
Conductor:  Erhard MauersbergerGeorg RatzingerAdolf DetelKarl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig St. Thomas Church ChoirRegensburg Cathedral ChoirKnabenchor Des Gymnasiums Eppendorf,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Erhard Mauersberger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig St. Thomas Church Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
2. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her by Adam Gumpelzhaimer
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
3. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Erhard Mauersberger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig St. Thomas Church Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
4. Quem pastores by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Adolf Detel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Knabenchor Des Gymnasiums Eppendorf,  Hamburg City Chorus
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
5. O Jesulein süss, o Jesulein mild by Samuel Scheidt
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1650; Halle, Germany 
6. Kommet, ihr Hirten by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
7. Resonet in laudibus by Johannes Eccard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
8. In dulci jubilo by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Erhard Mauersberger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig St. Thomas Church Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1619; Germany 
9. O sanctissima "Sicilian Mariners" by Traditional
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
10. Symphoniae sacrae, Book 2: Benedictus es, Dominus by Giovanni Gabrieli
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Venice, Italy 
11. Hodie Christus natus est by Giovanni Palestrina
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; Italy 
12. Heilige Nacht, Nacht der unendlichen Liebe by Joh Friedrich Reichardt
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: Germany 
13. Quem pastores laudavere by Carl Loewe
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
14. O schlafe, schlafe, göttliche Knabe by Traditional
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
15. Auf dem Berge, da wehet ein Wind by Traditional
Conductor:  Georg Ratzinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Written: by 1841 
16. Still, weil's Kindlein Schlafen will by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
17. Canzon septimi toni, a 8 no 2 by Giovanni Gabrieli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Brass
Period: Renaissance 
18. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 1, Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra,  Munich Bach Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
19. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra,  Munich Bach Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
20. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra,  Munich Bach Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 

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