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Christmas With The Choral Scholars Of King's College


Release Date: 09/04/2001 
Label:  Quilisma   Catalog #: 401   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jacob HandlAnonymousWilliam ByrdTraditional,   ... 
Performer:  Richard EtesonEdward PriceRichard HoltAndrew Kennedy,   ... 
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Ante luciferum genitus by Jacob Handl
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2. Puer natus est nobis by Anonymous
Performer:  Richard Eteson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
3. Gradualia, Volume 2: Ecce advenit dominator Dominus by William Byrd
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1607; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
4. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Edward Price (Bass), Richard Holt (Countertenor), Andrew Kennedy (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. There is no rose by Traditional
Performer:  Adrian Kelly (Tenor), Julian Perkins (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. Litaniae de Beata Vergine by Tomás Luis de Victoria
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1583; Spain 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
7. Quem vidistis pastores à 7 by Cypriano de Rore
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
8. Hodie Christus natus est by Anonymous
Performer:  Richard Eteson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Medieval 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 0 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
9. Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Thomas Williams (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Damian Ely 
10. Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Ben Toombs (Countertenor), Adrian Kelly (Tenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
11. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Aidan Oliver (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
12. Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Keith Roberts.
This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot
Arbeau's "Orchésographie". 
13. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
14. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Martin Lucas-Smith (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
15. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Johnny Marks
Performer:  Jan Lochmann (Bass), Thomas Bullard (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
16. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Edward Price (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Jeremy Davis 
17. Wonderful Christmastime by Paul McCartney
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1979; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Rice 
18. The Christmas Song by Mel Torme
Performer:  Thomas Bullard (Bass), Ben Toombs (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Roland Robertson 
19. The Twelve Days of Christmas by Traditional
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Keith Roberts 
20. We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  Edward Price (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alan Weakley 
21. Gradualia, Volume 2: O magnum misterium by William Byrd
Performer:  Andrew Kennedy (Tenor), Ben Toombs (Countertenor), Aidan Oliver (Bass)
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1607; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 5 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
22. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Aidan Oliver
Orchestra/Ensemble:  King's College Choral Scholars
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1998 
Venue:  Chapel, Jesus College, Cambridge, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: German 

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