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Christmas In The Grand Tradition / Conte, Philadelphia Brass

Conte,Peter
Release Date: 10/09/2009 
Label:  Gothic Records   Catalog #: 49264  
Composer:  TraditionalAdolphe AdamRalph Vaughan WilliamsGeorge Frideric Handel,   ... 
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Christmas carols on a grand scale! Under the dazzling fingers of organist Peter Richard Conte, the world's largest musical instrument teams up with the Philadelphia Brass in this program of Christmas favorites. A sonic spectacular! - Gothic Records Christmas carols on a grand scale! Under the dazzling fingers of organist Peter Richard Conte, the world's largest musical instrument teams up with the Philadelphia Brass in this program of Christmas favorites. A sonic spectacular! - Gothic Records Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Written: France 
2.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
3.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
4.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Written: England 
5.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
6.
Messiah, HWV 56: For unto us a child is born by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
7.
Chorales (79) for Organ, Op. 28: no 41, In dulci jubilo by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; Paris, France 
8.
In dulci jubilo by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
9.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
10.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
11.
Canzon by Giovanni Gabrieli
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
12.
Poèmes évangeliques (3) for Organ, Op. 2: no 2, La Nativité by Jean Langlais
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
13.
Sleigh Ride by Frederick Delius
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1887-1888; USA 
14.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Written: England 
15.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
16.
Variations on "Adeste Fideles" by Gaston-Marie Déthier
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
17.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Peter Richard Conte (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Written: Wales, UK 

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