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Werner Wilde - Melodies For Christmas


Release Date: 08/01/2004 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98457   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberMichael PraetoriusJohn Francis WadeTraditional
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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A Christmas Symphony for Electronic Orchestra. Composer and electronic wizard Werner Wilde has created a very atmospheric and moving "Symphony" in popular Christmas hymns, including Erhebt zum Himmel den Blick, Hosianna dem Sohne Davids, Ave Maria, Magnificat, Stille Nacht, Es ist ein Ros entsprungen, Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe, Du steigst von den Sternen, Oh come all ye faithful and In dulci jubilo. A Christmas Symphony for Electronic Orchestra. Composer and electronic wizard Werner Wilde has created a very atmospheric and moving "Symphony" in popular Christmas hymns, including Erhebt zum Himmel den Blick, Hosianna dem Sohne Davids, Ave Maria, Magnificat, Stille Nacht, Es ist ein Ros entsprungen, Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe, Du steigst von den Sternen, Oh come all ye faithful and In dulci jubilo. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Werner Wilde 
2. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Werner Wilde 
3. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Notes: Arranged: Werner Wilde 
4. In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Werner Wilde  

Sound Samples

Raise your eyes to the sky
Hosanna to the son of David
Ave Maria
Magnificat
Silent Night (Stille Nacht): Silent Night
Musae Sioniae: A rose has blossomed
Honoured by God in the heavens
You come from the stars
Oh come all ye faithfuls - In dulci jubilo: Oh come all ye faithfuls / In dulci jubilo

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