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The Christmas Album

Libera
Release Date: 11/15/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 84395   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Lowell MasonTraditionalHenry John GauntlettIrving Berlin,   ... 
Performer:  Sam CoatesFiona PearsSteven GeraghtyMason Neely,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Sam Coates (Keyboards), Fiona Pears (Violin), Steven Geraghty (Recorder),
Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Mason Neely (Percussion), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Anna Stokes (Flute),
Robert Prizeman (Piano), Elizabeth May (Cello), Sam Coates (Piano),
Sam Coates (Programming), Ben Crawley (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
2.
Still, still, still by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards), Sam Coates (Piano),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Ralph Skan (Voice), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Mason Neely (Percussion),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Written: Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
3.
O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Daniel Fontannaz (Voice), Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
4.
Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Programming),
Eoghan McCarthy (Voice), Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute),
Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Piano), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Stefan Leadbeater (Voice), Anna Stokes (Flute),
Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Recorder),
Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
6.
A Boy was Born, Op. 3: Corpus Christi Carol by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Sam Coates (Programming), Elizabeth May (Cello),
Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Ralph Skan (Voice),
James Mordaunt (Voice), Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Recorder),
Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Steven Geraghty (Piano), Fiona Pears (Violin), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955/1961; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
7.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Piano), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet),
Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8.
Sing the Story by Hans Edler
Performer:  Ben Crawley (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Programming),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute),
Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Luke Collins (Voice), Mason Neely (Percussion),
Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Programming), Fiona Pears (Violin),
Robert Prizeman (Piano), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
9.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Freddie Ingles (Voice), Elizabeth May (Cello),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards), Sam Coates (Piano),
Ben Crawley (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Fiona Pears (Violin),
Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Mason Neely (Percussion),
Anna Stokes (Flute), Robert Prizeman (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
10.
Jubilate by Robert Prizeman
Performer:  Anna Stokes (Flute), Jakob De Menezes-Wood (Voice), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Sam Coates (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Piano),
Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Fiona Pears (Violin), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Recorder)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks (adapted from Handel) by Traditional
Performer:  Elizabeth May (Cello), Cassius O'Connell-White (Voice), Sam Coates (Piano),
Anna Stokes (Flute), Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Ben Crawley (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano),
Fiona Pears (Violin), Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet),
Mason Neely (Percussion), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1728; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
12.
Lullabye "Goodnight, my angel" by Billy Joel
Performer:  Mason Neely (Percussion), Jakob De Menezes-Wood (Voice), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Sam Coates (Piano), Anna Stokes (Flute), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Joshua Madine (Voice),
Robert Prizeman (Piano), Fiona Pears (Violin), Benedict Philipp (Voice),
Steven Geraghty (Piano)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
13.
Carol of the Bells by Mykola Leontovych
Performer:  Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards),
Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Ben Crawley (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano), Elizabeth May (Cello),
Robert Prizeman (Piano), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Modern 
Written: 1910; Ukraine 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
14.
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (for the film Meet Me in St. Louis) by Ralph Blane
Performer:  Robert Prizeman (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Piano), Elizabeth May (Cello),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Ralph Skan (Voice), James Mordaunt (Voice), Mason Neely (Percussion),
Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Recorder),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Fiona Pears (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Modern 
Written: circa 1944; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
15.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Sam Coates (Programming), Sam Coates (Keyboards), Sam Coates (Piano),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Anna Stokes (Flute), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe),
Ralph Skan (Voice), Mason Neely (Percussion), Steven Geraghty (Piano),
Steven Geraghty (Programming), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet), Steven Geraghty (Keyboards),
Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Fiona Pears (Violin), Ben Crawley (Programming),
Robert Prizeman (Piano), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
16.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  Fiona Pears (Violin), Joshua Madine (Voice), Steven Geraghty (Programming),
Steven Geraghty (Piano), Steven Geraghty (Recorder), Steven Geraghty (Clarinet),
Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Mason Neely (Percussion), Stefan Leadbeater (Voice),
Ralph Skan (Voice), Charlotte Ashley (Oboe), Anna Stokes (Flute),
Elizabeth May (Cello), Sam Coates (Piano), Sam Coates (Programming),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Ben Crawley (Programming), Robert Prizeman (Piano),
Robert Prizeman (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Joy to the World
Still, still, still
Carol of the Bells
Veni, Veni Emmanuel
Once in Royal David's City
O Holy Night
White Christmas
Corpus Christi Carol
In Dulci Jubilo
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Sing the Story
Coventry Carol
The First Nowell
Jubilate Deo
While Shepherds watched their Flocks
Lullabye (Goodnight my angel)

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