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Musical Advent Calender


Release Date: 10/14/2008 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98529   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalFelix MendelssohnJohann PachelbelMichael Haydn,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa EnsembleMainz Cathedral ChoirEnsemble 85,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Written: Germany 
2. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
3. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
4. Kommet, ihr Hirten by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
5. Wie trostreich ist uns Adamskindem by Michael Haydn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Classical 
Written: Austria 
6. Advent-Motetten (9), Op. 176: no 8, Prope est Dominus by Joseph Rheinberger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Munich, Germany 
7. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" by Arcangelo Corelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
8. Cantiones sacrae de festis praecipuis totius anni: Dixit Maria ad angelum by Hans Leo Hassler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Renaissance 
9. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voca Lisa Ensemble,  Mainz Cathedral Choir,  Ensemble 85  ... 
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 

Sound Samples

Wir sagen Euch den lieben Advent
Flute Sonata in E flat major, BWV 1031: II. Siciliano
O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful): Adeste fidelis
Almaine
One Candle, One Light
Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op. 47: III. Andante cantabile (arr. A. Bachmann, I. Siegfried, J. Hinrichsen and L. Jones): Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op. 47: III. Andante cantabile (arr. for string quartet)
Maria durch ein' Dornwald ging
L'Angelus (arr. B. Weber): L'Angelus
Lonesome Valley (arr. M. Ramroth): Lonesome Valley
In dulci jubilo (arr. R. Lislevand): In dulci jubilo
Hark! The herald angels sing: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
To My Father's House
Canon and Gigue in D major: Canon in D major
Favete linguis singuli
Kommet, ihr Hirten (arr. M. Hofmann): Kommet, ihr Hirten
Wie trostreich ist uns Menschenkindern
Prope est Dominus
Trumpet Concerto in D major: Allegro (arr. T. Hammes and C. Schmitt): Trumpet Concerto in D major: Allegro
Grand Duet
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": VI. Pastorale ad libitum: Largo
Dixit Maria ad angelum
Segne und behute uns (arr. T. Swartam): Segne und behute uns
Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. H. Speck)

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