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A Festival Of Carols / Shaw, Robert Shaw Chorale


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 6429   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  TraditionalFranz Xaver GruberJohn Francis WadeRichard Storrs Willis,   ... 
Performer:  Robert ArnoldAl Chernet
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw ChoraleRobert Shaw Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "Silent Night", "Patapan" and "O Come, All Ye Faithful". 
2. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Good Christian Men, Rejoice", "Patapan" and "O Come, All Ye Faithful". 
3. Patapan by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Burgundy, France 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Good Christian Men, Rejoice", "Silent Night" and "O Come, All Ye Faithful". 
4. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Good Christian Men, Rejoice", "Silent Night", "Patapan". 
5. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Shaw 
6. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
7. Methinks I see an heav'nly host "The Shepherd's Carol" by William Billings
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 1957 
8. Go tell it on the mountain by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Notes: Arranged: John W. Work 
9. O Sanctissimus by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "Joy to the World", "Away in a Manger", "Fum, Fum, Fum" and "March of the Kings". 
10. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "O
Sanctissimus", "Away in a Manger", "Fum, Fum, Fum" and "March of the Kings". 
11. Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "O
Sanctissimus", "Joy to the World", "Fum, Fum, Fum" and "March of the Kings". 
12. Fum, fum, fum by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: Mexico 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "O
Sanctissimus", "Joy to the World", "Away in a Manger" and "March of the Kings". 
13. March of the Kings by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "O
Sanctissimus", "Joy to the World", "Away in a Manger", "Fum, Fum, Fum". 
14. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
15. My dancing day by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
16. What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing", "Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella" and "Angels We Have Heard on High". 
17. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"What Child Is This?", "Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella" and "Angels We Have Heard on High". 
18. Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"What Child Is This?", "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" and "Angels We Have Heard on High". 
19. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"What Child Is This?", "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing", "Bring a Torch,
Jeanette, Isabella". 
20. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Martin Shaw 
21. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
22. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
23. Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: Ukraine 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Wilhousky 
24. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 12, Brich an, du schönes Morgenlicht by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with "The First Nowell", "O Little Town of Bethlehem", "I Saw Three Ships" and "Deck the Hall". 
25. The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Break, Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light", "O Little Town of Bethlehem", "I Saw Three Ships" and "Deck the Hall". 
26. O little town of Bethlehem by Lewis H. Redner
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; USA 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light", "The First Nowell", "I Saw Three Ships" and "Deck the Hall". 
27. I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light", "The First Nowell", "O Little
Town of Bethlehem" and "Deck the Hall". 
28. Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale,  Robert Shaw Orchestra
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 7/1963 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Russell Bennett
This selection is part of a medley and shares a track and timing with
"Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light", "The First Nowell", "O Little
Town of Bethlehem", "I Saw Three Ships". 
29. We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 5/1957 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 

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