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Carols For Christmas Eve / Eileen Farrell


Release Date: 11/03/1998 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 60802   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  TraditionalRalph Vaughan WilliamsWilliam James KirkpatrickFranz Xaver Gruber,   ... 
Performer:  Eileen Farrell
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 40 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections arranged by Luther Henderson. Selections arranged by Luther Henderson. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
2.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
3.
Lullay My Liking by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
4.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
5.
Snow in the Street by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1928; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
6.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
7.
Sleep, Holy Babe by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
8.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
9.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
10.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
11.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
12.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
13.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
14.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
15.
Song of the Crib by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
16.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 

Sound Samples

What Child is This?
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman
Lullay My Liking
Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly
Snow In The Street
Away In A Manger
Sleep, Holy Babe
Silent Night, Holy Night
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Vocal)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Vocal)
Joy To The World
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
The Coventry Carol (Vocal)
Song of the Crib
The First Noel

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