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Songs Of Angels - Christmas Hymns And Carols / Robert Shaw


Release Date: 10/18/1994 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80377   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalAnonymousWilliam James KirkpatrickNicolas Saboly,   ... 
Performer:  Tim StalterVictor LedbetterDonna CarterFrank Timmerman,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
2.
Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
3.
O come, O come, Emanuel by Anonymous
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
4.
How Unto Bethlehem? by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
5.
Boar's Head Carol by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 0 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
6.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Tim Stalter (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker.
This selection is sung in English and German. 
7.
Masters in this hall by Traditional
Performer:  Victor Ledbetter (Baritone), Donna Carter (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
8.
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
9.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
10.
Good Christian men, rejoice by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
11.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  Frank Timmerman (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
12.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  Victor Ledbetter (Baritone), Katherine Murray (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
13.
Wassail Song by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
14.
Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
15.
Fum, fum, fum by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
16.
Mary had a baby by Traditional
Performer:  Christopher Cock (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
17.
Hacia Belén va un borrico by Traditional
Performer:  Victor Ledbetter (Baritone)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Spain 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
18.
Christ was born on Christmas Day by Traditional
Performer:  Katherine Murray (Mezzo Soprano), Victor Ledbetter (Baritone)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
19.
March of the Kings by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
20.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert Shaw. 
21.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
22.
Touro-louro-louro by Nicolas Saboly
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; France 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
23.
So blest a sight by Traditional
Performer:  Donna Carter (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
24.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
25.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Christopher Cock (Tenor), Victor Ledbetter (Baritone)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
26.
Susanni by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 1 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 
27.
In the bleak mid-winter by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1906; England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Alice Parker. 
28.
We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer:  Wayne Baughman (Bass), Victor Ledbetter (Baritone), Ronald Burrichter (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert Shaw; Alice Parker. 
29.
Cherry Tree Carol by Traditional
Performer:  Christopher Cock (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 07/1993 
Venue:  Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Alice Parker; Robert Shaw. 

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