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Christmas Escapes


Release Date: 10/21/2003 
Label:  Koch International Classics Catalog #: 7637   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalIrving BerlinSteve NelsonJohn Francis Wade,   ... 
Performer:  Rosa Lamoreaux
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hesperus EnsembleAuréoleLionheart,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Hesperus Ensemble, Gramercy Brass. Soloist: Rosa Lamoreaux. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Hesperus Ensemble, Gramercy Brass. Soloist: Rosa Lamoreaux. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Lord of the Dance by Traditional
Performer:  Rosa Lamoreaux (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hesperus Ensemble
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
3. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Written: France 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
5. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lionheart
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. Frosty the Snowman by Steve Nelson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
7. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
8. Hail Mary, full of grace by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lionheart
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in Middle English. 
9. Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by Traditional
Performer:  Rosa Lamoreaux (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hesperus Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. In the bleak mid-winter by Gustav Holst
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Written: Ukraine 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
12. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
13. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
14. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Auréole
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
15. A my dere sonne by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lionheart
Period: Renaissance 
Written: England 
Length: 6 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in Middle English. 
16. Nowel, nowel, nowel: Owt of your slepe aryse and awake by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lionheart
Period: Renaissance 
Written: circa 1430; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in Middle English. 
17. On Christmas day by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
18. Silver Bells by Jay Livingston
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
19. Seven joys of Mary by Traditional
Performer:  Rosa Lamoreaux (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hesperus Ensemble
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
20. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
21. Nowell, nowell, tidings true by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lionheart
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is sung in Latin and Old English. 
22. Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gramercy Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 24 Secs. 

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