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Christmas Break - A Relaxing Classical Mix


Release Date: 09/25/2007 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80687   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalMichael PraetoriusGeorge Frideric HandelJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Michael ChertockYolanda KondonassisLaurie Monahan
Conductor:  Robert ShawCraig JessopLeonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber SingersMormon Tabernacle ChoirTemple Square Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Hark! the herald angels sing by Traditional
Performer:  Michael Chertock (Piano)
2. (Un) Flambeau, Jeanette, Isabelle, 'Bring a torch, Jeanette, Isabelle' by Traditional
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
3. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Notes: Arr Robert Shaw 
4. The first nowell by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Notes: Arr Robert Shaw 
5. Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
6. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
7. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Temple Square Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arr Barlow Bradford 
8. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Laurie Monahan (Mezzo soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Empire Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Notes: Arr Rolf Smedvig 
9. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
Written: France 
Notes: Arr Yolanda Kondonassis 
10. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Michael Chertock (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
11. Still, still, still by Traditional
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
Written: Austria 
Notes: Arr Yolanda Kondonassis 
12. Whence is that goodly Fragrance by Traditional
Conductor:  Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Temple Square Orchestra
13. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Notes: Arr Yolanda Kondonassis 
14. Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
15. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
16. In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 

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