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Christmas Gift - A Dorian Holiday Celebration


Release Date: 10/14/1997 
Label:  Sono Luminus   Catalog #: 90008   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalFranz Xaver GruberWilliam SandysJohann Michael Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Custer LaRueRonn McFarlaneLaura RiskRobin Bullock,   ... 
Conductor:  Bernard LabadieGreg Funfgeld
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid BrassBaltimore ConsortLes Violons du Roy,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Works on This Recording

1.
The first nowell by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid Brass
Written: England 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol"" and "Deck the hall."
Arranger: Elizabeth DiSavino. 
2.
Maria durch ein' Dornwald ging by Traditional
Performer:  Custer LaRue (Soprano), Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Ronn McFarlane (Lute)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
4.
Christmas Day in da Mornin' by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Consort
Written: Shetland Islands, Sc 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Custer LaRue (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "The first nowell" and "Deck the hall."
Arranger: Elizabeth DiSavino. 
6.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid Brass
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "The first nowell" and "Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol"."
Arranger: Elizabeth DiSavino. 
7.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid Brass
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Silent Night" and "Lieder (4), Op. 82/B 157."
Arranger: Carl Della Peruti. 
8.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "In dulci jubilo" and "Lieder (4), Op. 82/B 157."
Arranger: Carl Della Peruti. 
9.
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day by William Sandys
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Consort
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
10.
In dulci jubilo by Johann Michael Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 33 Secs. 
11.
In dir ist Freude by Giovanni Gastoldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
12.
In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Performer:  Laura Risk (Fiddle), Robin Bullock (Guitar), Ken Kolodner (Hammer Dulcimer)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
13.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Bernard Labadie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Violons du Roy
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
Length: 13 Minutes 18 Secs. 
14.
Christen, ätzet diesen Tag, BWV 63: no 1, Christen, ätzet diesen Tag by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Greg Funfgeld
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Choir of Bethlehem,  Bach Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713-1715; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: German 
15.
Te Deum laudamus by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manfred Schuler Zither and Folk Music Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
16.
Lieder (4), Op. 82/B 157 by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Solid Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1888; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "In dulci jubilo" and "Silent Night."
Arranger: Carl Della Peruti. 

Sound Samples

The First Nowell - Coventry Carol - Deck the Halls (arr. E. DiSavino): The First Nowell - Coventry Carol - Deck the Halls
Christmas Day in da Mornin' (Shetland Islands, United Kingdom)
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
In dulci jubilo
In dir ist Freude
Greensleeves - What Child Is This?
In the Bleak Midwinter
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": I. Vivace - Grave
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": II. Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": III. Adagio - Allegro - Adagio
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": IV. Vivace
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": V. Allegro - VI. Pastorale ad libitum
Lulle, Lullay
Lulle, Lullay
Maria Through the Thornwood Goes
Christen, atzet diesen Tag, BWV 63: Chorale: Christen, atzet diesen Tag
Greensleeves
Anklopfelweise
Te Deum laudamus
In Dulci jubilo - Silent Night - Hark the Herald Angels Sing (arr. C.D. Peruti)

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