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The Greatest Christmas Choral Classics

Crouch End Festival Chorus / The City Of Prague
Release Date: 10/30/2015 
Label:  Silva Classics Catalog #: 6049   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalMykola LeontovychFelix MendelssohnLowell Mason,   ... 
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic OrchestraCrouch End Festival Chorus
Conductor:  Paul BatemanEvan Jolly
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2.
Carol of the Bells by Mykola Leontovych
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: Modern 
Written: 1910; Ukraine 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman,  Evan Jolly
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6.
Gaudete (Swedish) by Traditional
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
7.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Written: England 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
8.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
9.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 55 Secs. 
10.
The Twelve Days of Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
11.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Crouch End Festival Chorus (), The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Written: England 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
12.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
13.
The Little Drummer Boy "Carol of the Drum" by Katherine K. Davis
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
14.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
15.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Written: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
16.
Cantique de Noël, for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night") by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman,  Evan Jolly
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
17.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: Romantic 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
18.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
19.
Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
20.
All I Want for Christmas is You by Mariah Carey
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
21.
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (for the film Meet Me in St. Louis) by Ralph Blane
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Modern 
Written: circa 1944; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
22.
Christmas Time is Here by Lee Mendelson
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
23.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
24.
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year (from the cartoon "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer") by George Wyle
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Written: 1963 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
25.
Home Alone: Somewhere in My Memory by John T. Williams
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
26.
Winter Wonderland by Felix Bernard
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
27.
I Believe in Father Christmas, song by Greg Lake
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
28.
Do You Hear What I Hear by Gloria Shayne Baker
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
29.
Mary's boy child by Jester Hairston
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
30.
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) by Ellie Greenwich
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
31.
I'll be home for Christmas by Walter Kent
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
32.
Jingle Bell Rock by Joe Beal
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Modern 
Written: United States of Ame 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
33.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Johnny Marks
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
34.
Santa Claus is comin' to town by John Frederic Coots
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
35.
The Christmas Song by Mel Torme
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
36.
Walking in the Air, song, Op. 317a (for the film "The Snowman") by Howard Blake
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1981 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
37.
Stay Another Day, song by Dominic Hawken / R. Kean
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
38.
Happy Christmas (War Is Over) by John & Yoko Ono Lennon
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
39.
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day, song by Roy Wood
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
40.
Coventry Carol ("Lully, Lulla, Thou Little Tiny Child") (English) by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 1498; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
41.
Away in a Manger by Traditional
Performer:  The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (), Crouch End Festival Chorus ()
Conductor:  Evan Jolly
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1885; United States of Ame 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 

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