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Christmas With Michala Petri


Release Date: 09/09/2008 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 98528   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Andreas Peter BerggreenCharles GounodChristoph Ernst F. WeyseJohan Ole Emil Horneman,   ... 
Performer:  Michala Petri
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The first lady of the recorder is back with a charming, relaxing disc of music for the holiday season. Intelligent arrangements, superb musicianship, and demonstration-quality sonics elevate this disc way beyond traditional seasonal fare. A refreshing change of pace from the regular Christmas release! The first lady of the recorder is back with a charming, relaxing disc of music for the holiday season. Intelligent arrangements, superb musicianship, and demonstration-quality sonics elevate this disc way beyond traditional seasonal fare. A refreshing change of pace from the regular Christmas release! Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sei willkommen, Jahr des Herrn by Andreas Peter Berggreen
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michael Bojesen. 
2.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: David Firman. 
3.
Christmas has braught blessed tidings by Christoph Ernst F. Weyse
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Classical 
Written: 1841; Denmark 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Ole Hojer. 
4.
Such a busy thronging all around by Johan Ole Emil Horneman
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Ole Hojer. 
5.
Schlichte Weisen (60), Op. 76: no 52, Maria Wiegenlied by Max Reger
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1912; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Wolfgang Käfer. 
6.
Joseph, lieber Joseph mein by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Bo Holten. 
7.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 
8.
Der Weihnachtsbaum in seinem Schmuck by Egil Harder
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Asger Lund Christiansen. 
9.
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: no 1, Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 
10.
Schönster Herr Jesu by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Wolfgang Käfer. 
11.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 
12.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Svend S. Schulz. 
13.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: William Ryden. 
14.
Wundersam zu sagen by Carl Nielsen
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Svend S. Schulz. 
15.
Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 
16.
The bells ring out for Christmastide by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Svend S. Schulz. 
17.
Willkommen, du liebe Engelschar by Andreas Peter Berggreen
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Renaissance 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Svend S. Schulz. 
18.
Ich steh' an deiner Krippen hier, BWV 369 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 
19.
Läutet, ihr Glocken by Henrik Rung
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Romantic 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Svend S. Schulz. 
20.
Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Henrik Vagn Christensen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish Radio Sinfonietta
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Michala Petri. 

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