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Release Date: 10/12/1999 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 459685   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberMel TormeTraditionalJohn Jacob Niles,   ... 
Performer:  Svante HenrysonMarkus LeosonUlf ForsbergUlrika Jansson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Svante Henryson (Synthesizer), Markus Leoson (Percussion),
Ulf Forsberg (Violin), Ulrika Jansson (Violin), Torbjörn Helander (Viola),
Mats Rondin (Cello), Jan Bengtson (Alto Flute), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
2. The Christmas Song by Mel Torme
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Kalle Moraeus (Guitar), Bengan Jansson (Accordion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Kalle Moraeus & Bengan Jansson 
3. Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by Traditional
Performer:  Joakim Agnas (Trumpet), Joakim Agnas (Piccolo Trumpet), Jonas Bylund (Trombone),
Jens Bjorn Larsen (Tuba), Markus Maskuniitty (French Horn), Markus Leoson (Percussion),
Urban Agnas (Trumpet), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stockholm Chamber Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
4. O Jesulein süss (O little one sweet) by Traditional
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Ulf Forsberg (Violin), Ulrika Jansson (Violin),
Torbjörn Helander (Viola), Ola Karlsson (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranged: Annette Isserlis 
5. Il est né, le divin enfant by Traditional
Performer:  Ulf Forsberg (Violin), Markus Leoson (Marimba), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Arranged: Annette Isserlis 
6. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Svante Henryson (Cello), Markus Leoson (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
7. A Boy was Born, Op. 3: Corpus Christi Carol by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Markus Leoson (Vibraphone), Svante Henryson (Cello),
Ulrika Jansson (Violin), Ulf Forsberg (Violin), Torbjörn Helander (Viola),
Mats Rondin (Cello), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955/1961; England 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
8. Sankta Lucia by Traditional
Performer:  Svante Henryson (Mandola), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Markus Leoson (Percussion)
Written: Denmark 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
9. Koppĺngen by Pereric Moraeus
Performer:  Kalle Moraeus (Mandolin), Kalle Moraeus (Violin), Kalle Moraeus (Guitar),
Bengan Jansson (Organ), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Bengan Jansson (Accordion),
Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Svante Henryson (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: Arranged: Kalle Moraeus & Bengan Jansson 
10. Bred Dina Vida Vingar by Traditional
Performer:  Kalle Moraeus (Cymbals), Kalle Moraeus (Guitar), Bengan Jansson (Organ),
Bengan Jansson (Accordion), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: Arranged: Kalle Moreaus, Bengan Jansson & Lina Sandell-Berg 
11. Schlichte Weisen (60), Op. 76: no 52, Maria Wiegenlied by Max Reger
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Knut Sönstevold (Bassoon), Torbjörn Helander (Viola)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1912; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Arranged: Annette Isserlis 
12. Betlehems Stjärna by Alice Charlotte Tegnér
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Bengt Forsberg (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
13. Meet Me in St. Louis: Have yourself a merry little Christmas by Hugh Martin
Performer:  Mogens Rasmussen (Descant Vla da gamba), Leif Henrikson (Tenor Viola da gamba), Markus Leoson (Vibraphone),
Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
14. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Mogens Rasmussen (Descant Vla da gamba), Leif Henrikson (Tenor Viola da gamba),
Göran Danielsson (Bass Viola da gamba), Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Markus Leoson (Percussion)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
15. Sweet Was The Song by William Mathias
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Jakob Lindberg (Theorbo)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Annette Isserlis & Jakob Lindberg 
16. Noël d'enfants by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Markus Leoson (Percussion), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano),
Bengan Jansson (Accordion)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1890; France 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
17. Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Svante Henryson (Cello), Svante Henryson (Synthesizer),
Svante Henryson (Double Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
18. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Ulrika Jansson (Violin), Svante Henryson (Double Bass), Mats Rondin (Cello),
Torbjörn Helander (Viola), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Ulf Forsberg (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Svante Henryson 
19. Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Bengan Jansson (Accordion), Kalle Moraeus (Violin)
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Bengen Jansson & Kalle Moreaus
This selection shares track and timing with "Utterns Polska." 
20. Staffanvisa by Traditional
Performer:  Kalle Moraeus (Mandola), Kalle Moraeus (Organ), Kalle Moraeus (Percussion),
Kalle Moraeus (Voice), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Bengan Jansson (Accordion),
Bengan Jansson (Voice)
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: Arranged: Kalle Moreaus & Bengan Jansson
This selection shares track and timing with "För Redeliga Män." 
21. För Redeliga Män by Traditional
Performer:  Kalle Moraeus (Percussion), Kalle Moraeus (Voice), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano),
Bengan Jansson (Accordion), Bengan Jansson (Voice), Kalle Moraeus (Organ),
Kalle Moraeus (Mandola)
Written: Sweden 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: Arranged: Kalle Moreaus & Bengan Jansson
This selection shares track and timing with "För Redeliga Män." 
22. Utterns Polska by Kalle Moraeus
Performer:  Kalle Moraeus (Violin), Bengan Jansson (Accordion), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 1998-99 
Venue:  Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, Sweden 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with Bengen Jansson.
Arranged: Bengen Jansson & Kalle Moraeus 

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