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Spirit Of The Season / Mormon Tabernacle Choir


Release Date: 10/16/2007 
Label:  Mormon Tabernacle   Catalog #: 70071   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalFelix MendelssohnGustav HolstMax Reger,   ... 
Performer:  SisselDaron BradfordShane WarbyCraig Jessop,   ... 
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirOrchestra at Temple SquareBells on Temple Square
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This album was nominated for the 2008 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Crossover Album." This album was nominated for the 2008 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Crossover Album." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square,  Bells on Temple Square
Written: France 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
2.
Wexford Carol by Traditional
Performer:  Daron Bradford (Pennywhistle), Shane Warby (Baritone)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Written: Ireland 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
3.
Sunny Bank by Traditional
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Scotland 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
4.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Kjetil Bjerkestrand; Sir David Willcocks.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
5.
In the bleak mid-winter by Gustav Holst
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
6.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006)
This selection is sung in English, Latin and Norwegian. 
7.
Schlichte Weisen (60), Op. 76: no 52, Maria Wiegenlied by Max Reger
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1912; Germany 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
8.
The Polar Express: Spirit of the Season by Alan Silvestri
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2004; USA 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Sam Cardon.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
9.
Like an Angel Passing Through My Room by Benny Andersson
Performer:  Craig Jessop (Piano), Julie Bevan (Cello), Meredith Campbell (Violin),
Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; Sweden 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 5 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
10.
Bells of Christmas Medley by Michael Davis
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square,  Bells on Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is a medley which includes "The bells of Christmas are ringing" by Edward Thomas (Composer) (1924 - ), "Carol of the Bells" by Traditional, "Duane Street" by George Coles (1792 - 1858) and "I heard the bells on Christmas Day" by Jean Baptiste Calkin.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
11.
Lux aurumque by Eric Whitacre
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2000; USA 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
12.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
13.
Angels from the realms of glory by Traditional
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square,  Bells on Temple Square
Written: France 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006)
This selection is sung in English and Latin. 
14.
My heart always wanders by Traditional
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra at Temple Square
Written: Norway 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Norwegian 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
15.
Noie, noie est venue by Brossard de Montancy
Performer:  Richard Elliott (Organ)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Mack Wilberg.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
16.
Vitae lux, vitae vis by Frode Alnaes
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Norway 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: Arranger: Kjetil Bjerkestrand.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 
17.
Bells of Christmas Medley by 
Venue:  Live  Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a medley which includes "Bells of Christmas Medley" by Michael Davis, "The bells of Christmas are ringing" by Edward Thomas (Composer) (1924 - ), "Carol of the Bells" by Traditional, "Duane Street" by George Coles (1792 - 1858) and "I heard the bells on Christmas Day" by Jean Baptiste Calkin.
Conference Center, Salt Lake City, Utah (12/14/2006 - 12/17/2006) 

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