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A Danish Christmas - Carols By Nielsen, Gade, Et Al / Holten


Release Date: 07/01/2000 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8554627   Spars Code: DDD 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Musica Ficta Vocal Ensemble Copenhagen. Conductor: Bo Holten.
Includes work(s) by Carl Nielsen (Composer), Niels Gade, Christoph Ernst F. Weyse, Johan Peter E. Hartmann, Peter E. Lange-Müller. Ensemble: Musica Ficta Vocal Ensemble Copenhagen. Conductor: Bo Holten.
Includes christmas carol(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Musica Ficta Vocal Ensemble Copenhagen. Conductor: Bo Holten.
Includes work(s) by Carl Nielsen (Composer), Niels Gade, Christoph Ernst F. Weyse, Johan Peter E. Hartmann, Peter E. Lange-Müller. Ensemble: Musica Ficta Vocal Ensemble Copenhagen. Conductor: Bo Holten. Read less

Sound Samples

Blomstre som en rosengard (Like a Rose Garden): Blomstre som en rosengard (Like a rose garden)
Julen har bragt velsigen bud (Christmas has brought a blessed message): Julen har bragt velsignet bud (Christmas has brought a blessed message)
Julebudet til dem, der bygge (The Christmas message) (arr. B. Holten): Julebudet til dem, der bygge (The Christmas message)
I sne satr urt og busk I skjul (The bushes are hidden by snow) (arr. B. Holten): I sne star urt og busk i skjul (The bushes are hidden in snow)
Ring out, ye bells, "Kimer, I klokker" (arr. B. Kallenbach): Kimer, I klokker (Ring out, ye bells)
Der er ingenting i verden sa stille som sne (Nothing in the world is as quiet as snow)
Det kimer nu til julefest (Bells ring out for the Christmas feast) (arr. B. Holten): Det kimer nu til julefest (Bells ring out for the Christmas feast)
Gammel julesang (Old Christmas Song)
Velkommen igen Gugs engle sma (Welcome again, God's little angels) (arr. B. Holten): Velkommen igen, Guds engle sma (Welcome again, God's little angels)
Barn Jesus i en krybbe la: (The Jesus Child lay in a manger)
Her kommer, Jesus dine sma (Here come your little ones, Jesus) (arr. J. Lauritsen - Text H.A.Brorsen): Her kommer, Jesus dine sma (Here come your little ones, Jesus)
Mit hjerte altid vanker (My heart always wanders) (arr. P. Hindemith): Mit hjerte altid vanker (My heart always wanders)
Lovet vaere du, Jesus Krist (Praise be to you, Jesus Christ) (arr. B. Holten): Lovet vaere du, Jesus Krist (Praise be to you, Jesus Christ)
Vor Jesus kan ej noget herberg finde (Our Jesus can find no lodging)
Nu vil vi sjunge og vaere glad (Now shall we sing and be glad) (arr. Holten): Nu vil vi sjunge og vaere glad (Now shall we sing and be glad)
Dejlig er den himmel bla (How beautiful is the blue sky)
Et lidet barn er fodt (A Little child so delightful): Et lidet barn er lysteligt (A little child so delightful)
I denne sode juletid - At this sweet Christmas time (text H.A. Brorson): I denne sode juletid (At this sweet Christmas time)
Sneflokke kommer vrimlende (Snow-Flakes come streaming): Sneflokke kommer vrimlende (Snow-flakes come streaming)
Spurven sidder stumt bag kvist (The sparrow sits silently in the leaves): Nu kom der bud fra englekor (Now comes a message from the angel choir)
Skyerne grane (The clouds turn grey) (arr. B. Holten): Skyerne grane (The clouds turn grey)
Lad det klinge sodt I sky - Let the clouds sweetly resound (arr. Holten - text N.F.S. Grundtvig): Lad det klinge sodt i sky (Let the clouds sweetly resound)
Det er noget I luften - There is something in the air (arr. Holten): Der er noget i luften (There is something in the air)
Velkommen igen Gugs engle sma (Welcome again, God's little angels) (arr. B. Holten): Velkommen igen, Guds engle sma (Welcome again, God's little angels)
Imellem nattens stjerner (Among the stars of night) (arr. Kallenbach): Imellem nattens stjerner (Among the stars of night)
Nu ville vi os samle - Now let us gather (arr. B. Holten ): Nu ville vi os samle (Now let us gather)
Det er hvidt herude (It is white out here) (arr. for choir): Det er hvidt herude (It is white out here)
Nu kom der bud fra englekor Now comes a message from the angel choir: Spurven sidder stumt bag kvist (The sparrow sits silently in the eaves)
Juletraeet med sin pynt (The Christmas tree with its decorations) (arr. H. Metz): Juletraeet med sin pynt (The Christmas tree with its decorations)
Sikken voldsom traengsel - Nu er det jul igen - What a agreat throng and noise - Now it is Christmas: Sikken voldsom traengsel - Nu er det jul igen (What a great throng and noise - Now it is Christmas...)
Vaer voelkommen, Herrens ar (We welcome our Lord's new year): Vaer velkommen, Herrens ar (We welcome our Lord's new year)

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Delightful! January 9, 2014 By Thomas M. (Bogota, NJ) See All My Reviews "The carols included in this collection are excellent and the performances, by Musica Ficta under the guidance of Bo Holten, are delightful. If you want a very enjoyable Christmas entertainment, this is the disc for you." Report Abuse
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