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Counterpoint Sings Noel


Release Date: 10/25/2005 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 801   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Louis-Claude DaquinTraditionalBenjamin BrittenGustav Holst,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal EnsembleCounterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Noël we sing by Louis-Claude Daquin
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; France 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 5 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arrangers: Robert de Cormier; E. Power Biggs.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
2.
Da droben vom Berge by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: Austria 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: David Düsing.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
3.
Dormi, dormi bambin by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: Italy 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
4.
Mari Lwyd by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: Wales 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Grace Williams.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
5.
Hawaiian Lullaby by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: Hawaii, USA 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Sir Malcolm Sargent.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
6.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: England 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
7.
A la nanita nana by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: David Düsing.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
8.
A Boy was Born, Op. 3: A Boy was Born by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933/1955; England 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
9.
Lullay, my liking, Op. 34 no 2/H 129 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
10.
O magnum mysterium by Morten Lauridsen
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; USA 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
11.
The friendly beasts by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: France 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
12.
Écoutons donc les aubades by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: France 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
13.
Blessed be that Maid Mary by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: England 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
14.
Twelfth Night Song by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: Russia 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
15.
La Virgen lava panales by Anonymous
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
16.
Patapan by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Burgundy, France 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
17.
Keresimesi qdun de o by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Written: Nigeria 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Wendell Whalum.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
18.
Children, go where I send thee by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
19.
Ríu, ríu, chíu "El lobo rabioso" by Mateo Flecha
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 
20.
Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Counterpoint Vocal Ensemble,  Counterpoint Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Venue:  University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Robert de Cormier.
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (05/13/2005 - 05/16/2005) 

Sound Samples

Noel We Sing (arr. for choir and organ)
Da Droben Vom Berge
Dormi, Dormi O Bel Bambin
Mari Lwyd
Hawaiian Lullaby
The Holly and the Ivy
A La Nanita Nana (Sweet Little Baby Jesus)
Children, Go Where I Send Thee
A Boy was Born, Op. 3: Theme: A boy was Born
Lullay my Liking, Op. 34, No. 2
O Magnum Mysterium
The Friendly Beasts
Ecoutons donc les aubades
Blessed Be That Maid Marie
Twelfth Night Song
Lo, How A Rose e'er Blooming
Riu, Riu, Riu
La Virgen Lava Parales
Patapan
Keresimesi qdun de o

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