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The One Horse Open Sleigh - 19th Century Christmas Music


Release Date: 06/18/2005 
Label:  Pandourion   Catalog #: 100421   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  John PlayfordTraditionalAnonymousWilliam Sandys,   ... 
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe NeumanLaura ZaerrPhilip NeumanAllan Martin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

De Organographia: Philip Neuman, Gayle Stuwe Neuman and associates again apply their scholarship, performance talents and instrumental expertise, this time to a collection of 19th century music for the holiday season, on original period instruments and reconstructions, "...selections include Auld Lang Syne with walking stick recorder; When Jesus Christ was Twelve with flageolet, harp and glockenspiel; I Saw Three Ships with clarinet, ballad horn and Chinese cymbals; and 21 other carols. If the person on your list already has CDs of grandiose carols...this collection is a perfect complement." - The Oregonian -- Duration: 57 min. De Organographia: Philip Neuman, Gayle Stuwe Neuman and associates again apply their scholarship, performance talents and instrumental expertise, this time to a collection of 19th century music for the holiday season, on original period instruments and reconstructions, "...selections include Auld Lang Syne with walking stick recorder; When Jesus Christ was Twelve with flageolet, harp and glockenspiel; I Saw Three Ships with clarinet, ballad horn and Chinese cymbals; and 21 other carols. If the person on your list already has CDs of grandiose carols...this collection is a perfect complement." - The Oregonian -- Duration: 57 min. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The English Dancing Master: Drive the Cold Winter Away by John Playford
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Baroque 
2.
Wassail Song by Traditional
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: John Stainer 
3.
O come, O come, Emanuel by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Medieval 
Notes: Arranged: William Henry Monk (1861) 
4.
When Jesus Christ was twelve by William Sandys
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1833 
5.
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by William Sandys
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833 
6.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
7.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: William Henry Monk (1861) 
8.
Auld Lang Syne by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Classical 
Written: Scotland 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Nicholson (c. 1820) 
9.
The Lord at first had Adam made by William Sandys
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
10.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Laura Zaerr (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
11.
When Righteous Joseph by Davies Gilbert
Performer:  Philip Neuman (Bassoon), Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice), Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Violin),
Laura Zaerr (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; England 
12.
A Virgin most pure by William Sandys
Performer:  Philip Neuman (Flugelhorn), Laura Zaerr (Harp), Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Csakany)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
13.
French Noels (2) by William Sandys
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
14.
Lord Thomas by William Sandys
Performer:  Philip Neuman (Flageolet), Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
15.
Let all that are to mirth inclined by Davies Gilbert
Performer:  Laura Zaerr (Harp), Philip Neuman (Flute), Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Viola),
Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; England 
16.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: John Stainer 
17.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: John Stainer 
18.
The First Nowell by William Sandys
Performer:  Philip Neuman (Ophicleide)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
19.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice), Laura Zaerr (Voice), Philip Neuman (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
20.
Up on the housetop by Benjamin Russell Hanby
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1866; USA 
21.
I saw three ships by William Sandys
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; England 
22.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Allan Martin (Square Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
23.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  Gayle Stuwe Neuman (Voice), Allan Martin (Square Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  De Organographia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 

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