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Wikander: A Star Is Shining; Rutter, Nielsen, Lauridsen, Etc / Westberg, Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble


Release Date: 05/17/2005 
Label:  Opus 3   Catalog #: 22041   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John RutterTraditionalMorten LauridsenDavid Wikander,   ... 
Performer:  Mattias WagerChristina FridolfssonAnders ÅstrandDaniel Pettersson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Multi 
Length: 0 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Nativity Carol by John Rutter
Performer:  Mattias Wager (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1963; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
2. Gabriel's message by Traditional
Performer:  Christina Fridolfsson (Soprano), Mattias Wager (Organ)
Written: Basque Provinces 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
3. God's son is born in Bethlehem this day by Traditional
Performer:  Mattias Wager (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Otto Emanuel Olsson.
Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
4. In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Anders Åstrand (Percussion), Mattias Wager (Organ), Daniel Pettersson (Fiddle),
Daniel Saur (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
5. O magnum mysterium by Morten Lauridsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
6. Den signade dag by Traditional
Performer:  Anders Åstrand (Percussion), Maja Lundback (Soprano), Daniel Saur (Percussion)
Written: Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
7. A star is shining by David Wikander
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
8. Star of Bethlehem by Ivar Widéen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
9. Jul, jul stralande jul by Gustaf Nordqvist
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
10. Candlelight Carol by John Rutter
Performer:  Mattias Wager (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
11. A Christmas Cradle Song for Organ by Alfred Hollins
Performer:  Mattias Wager (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
12. Hymns and Sacred Songs, FS 83: A wonderment to speak of by Carl Nielsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
13. Die Weihnachtsgeschichte: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Hugo Distler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
14. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: David Wikander.
Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
15. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Christina Fridolfsson (Soprano), Daniel Pettersson (Fiddle)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 
16. A star is shining by Otto Emanuel Olsson
Performer:  Mattias Wager (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Erik Westberg Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Audio Engineer: Jan-Eric Persson.
Audio Producers: Mats Kiesel; Gunnar Andersson. 

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