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Der Dresdner Kreuzchor Singt Die Schönsten Weihnachtslieder


Release Date: 08/22/2006 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 1782   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsMax RegerAnton BrucknerJohannes Eccard,   ... 
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Dresden Kreuz Choir. Conductor: Roderich Kreile. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Dresden Kreuz Choir. Conductor: Roderich Kreile. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Motets (2), Op. 74: no 2, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1877; Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
2. Deutsche Volkslieder (14), WoO 34: no 5, Täublein weiss by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
3. Schlaf, mein Kindelein by Max Reger
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
4. Ave Maria by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
5. Übers Gebirg Maria geht by Johannes Eccard
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
6. Maria durch ein Dornwald geht by Heinrich Kaminski
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004) 
7. Tochter Zion, freue dich by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
8. Psalms (3), Op. 78: no 1, Psalm 2 "Warum toben die Heiden" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
9. Da Jesu auf Erden ging, Op. 61: Auf dem Berge da geht der Wind by Felix Woyrsch
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1915; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
10. Joseph, lieber Joseph by Albert Becker
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
11. Lasst uns lauschen by Ulrich Schicha
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
12. Ihr Kinderlein kommet by Ulrich Schicha
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
13. Leise rieselt der Schnee by Ulrich Schicha
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
14. Angelus ad pastores ait by Hans Leo Hassler
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1601; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
15. In dulci jubilo by Carl Thiel
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004)
This selection is sung in German and Latin. 
16. Lieb' Nachtigall wach' auf by Willi Trader
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
17. Frohlich soll mein Herze springen by Arnold Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
18. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
19. Adventslied: Es kommt ein Schiff geladen by Max Reger
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1899 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
20. Nun komm der Heiden Heiland by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 
21. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Roderich Kreile
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Kreuz Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (01/23/2002 - 01/25/2002); St. Luke's Church, Dresden, Germany (10/04/2004 - 10/08/2004) 

Sound Samples

2 Motets, Op. 74: No. 2. O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland
12 German Sacred Songs: No. 2. Es kommt ein Schiff geladen
14 Deutsche Volkslieder, Book 1, WoO 34: No. 5. Taublein weiss
Ave Maria, WAB 6
Ubers Gebirg Maria geht
Geistliche Chore, Vol. 1: Maria durch ein Dornwald ging
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 (Sung in German): Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63, Part III: Seht den Sieger (Sung in German)
3 Psalms, Op. 78: No. 1. Psalm 2, "Warum toben die Heiden"
Maria auf dem berge (arr. F. Woyrsch): Maria auf dem berge
Joseph, lieber Joseph (arr. A. Becker): Joseph, lieber Joseph
12 German Sacred Songs: No. 4. Schlaf, mein Kindelein
Stille, stille, lasst uns lauschen (arr. U. Schicha): Stille, stille, lasst uns lauschen
Ihr Kinderlein kommet (arr. U. Schicha): Ihr Kinderlein kommet
Angelus ad pastores ait
In dulci jubilo (arr. C. Thiel)
Det är en ros utsprungen: Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Leise rieselt der Schnee (arr. U. Schicha)
Lieb Nachtigall, wach auf (arr. W. Trader): Lieb Nachtigall, wach auf
16 Kirchliche Lieder und Motetten: 16 kirchliche Lieder und Motetten: No. 3. Frohlich soll mein Herze springen
Stille Nacht (Silent Night)

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