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Away In A Manger - A Children's Nativity

Howard,Margaret
Release Date: 08/01/2006 
Label:  Gift Of Music   Catalog #: 514   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Robert ChilcottRuth SawyerRachel FieldChristopher Tye,   ... 
Performer:  Felicity SouterVictoria DaviesSara StoweMatthew Spring
Conductor:  Roger HumphreyLin MarshStephen DarlingtonSarah Tenant-Flowers,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southend Boys And Girls ChoirSouth Oxfordshire Youth Music GroupOxford Christ Church Cathedral Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Christmas carols and Christmas songs for children with Margaret Howard and friends reading Christmas poems. Discover what the ox and the ass really felt, and hear the sheepdog's report on what really happened to the shepherds and their flocks! Christmas carols and Christmas songs for children with Margaret Howard and friends reading Christmas poems. Discover what the ox and the ass really felt, and hear the sheepdog's report on what really happened to the shepherds and their flocks! Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The time of snow by Robert Chilcott
Conductor:  Roger Humphrey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southend Boys And Girls Choir
2.
Christmas Morn by Ruth Sawyer
Performer:  Felicity Souter (Narrator)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southend Boys And Girls Choir
3.
Something told the wild geese by Rachel Field
Conductor:  Lin Marsh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  South Oxfordshire Youth Music Group
4.
While shepherds watched their flocks by night by Christopher Tye
Performer:  Victoria Davies (Harp)
Conductor:  Stephen Darlington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oxford Christ Church Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
5.
For him all stars have shone by Robert Chilcott
Conductor:  Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southend Boys And Girls Choir,  Harlow Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
6.
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star by Traditional
Performer:  Sara Stowe (Soprano), Matthew Spring (Lute)
Conductor:  Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Southend Boys And Girls Choir,  Harlow Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: Europe 
7.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Conductor:  Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harlow Chorus
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
8.
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by Traditional
Conductor:  Sarah Tenant-Flowers
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Harlow Chorus
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
9.
Sweet was the song of the Virgin by Traditional
Performer:  Victoria Davies (Harp)
Conductor:  Stephen Darlington
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oxford Christ Church Cathedral Choir
10.
The north wind doth blow by Traditional
Performer:  Sara Stowe (Soprano), Matthew Spring (Lute)
11.
Sleep holy babe by John Bacchus Dykes
Conductor:  Bill Ives
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Magdalen College Choir Oxford
Period: Romantic 

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