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Christmas With The Winchester College Chapel Choir


Release Date: 11/15/2005 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557965   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard Rodney BennettJohn TavenerJudith WeirJohn Francis Wade,   ... 
Performer:  Christopher TolleySara Macliver
Conductor:  Christopher TolleyWilliam Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester College Chapel ChoirHong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Winchester College Chapel Choir. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Winchester College Chapel Choir. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Carols (5): no 2, Out of your sleep by Richard Rodney Bennett
Conductor:  Christopher Tolley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
2. The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?" by John Tavener
Conductor:  Christopher Tolley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
3. Illuminare, Jerusalem by Judith Weir
Performer:  Christopher Tolley (Organ)
Conductor:  Christopher Tolley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: Scottish 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
4. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks.
Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
5. Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats, BWV 42: no 1, Sinfonia in D major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
6. Missa brevis in G major, BWV 236: Kyrie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: after 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Greek 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
7. Meine Seel' erhebt den Herren, BWV 10: Herr, der du stark by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 6 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
8. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
9. Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
10. Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 0 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
11. Messiah, HWV 56: There were shepherds abiding in the field by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 1 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
12. Messiah, HWV 56: And suddenly there was with the angel by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest."Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
13. Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Messiah, HWV 56: And suddenly there was with the angel."
Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
14. Messiah, HWV 56: Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
15. Messiah, HWV 56: Surely He hath borne our griefs by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
16. Messiah, HWV 56: And with His stripes we are healed by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
17. Messiah, HWV 56: All we like sheep have gone astray by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
18. Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Sara Macliver (Soprano)
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
19. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
20. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Conductor:  William Lacey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra,  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: John Rutter.
Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 
21. Come, thou Redeemer of the Earth by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Christopher Tolley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Winchester College Chapel Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Venue:  Live  Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Cultural Center, Hong Kong, China (12/22/2004 - 12/23/2004) 

Sound Samples

Come: thou Redeemer of the earth
Out of your sleep
The Lamb
Illuminare, Jerusalem
O come, all ye faithful (arr. D. Willcocks)
Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats, BWV 42: Sinfonia
Mass in G major, BWV 236: Kyrie
Meine Seel erhebt den Herren, BWV 10: Aria: Herr, der du stark und machtig bist (Soprano)
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Chorale: Jesus bleibet meine Freude
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a Child is born (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Pifa: Pastoral Symphony
Messiah, HWV 56: Accompanied Recitative: There were shepherds abiding in the field (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56: Glory to God in the highest (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Air: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56: Surely He hath borne our griefs (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: And with His stripes we are healed (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: All we like sheep have gone astray (Chorus)
Messiah, HWV 56: Air: I know that my Redeemer liveth (Soprano)
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah (Chorus)
Joy to the world: Joy to the World (arr. J. Rutter)

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