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Christmas Sing Along / Westenburg, Rca Victor Singers


Release Date: 07/13/1993 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 61910   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henry Walford DaviesTraditionalFranz Xaver GruberRichard Storrs Willis,   ... 
Performer:  William Whitehead
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

This package includes a special booklet containing music and lyric sheets for all the carols. This package includes a special booklet containing music and lyric sheets for all the carols. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
2.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
3.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
4.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
5.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
6.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
7.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
8.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
9.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
10.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
11.
Wassail Song by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
12.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
13.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
14.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
15.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
16.
Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: Ukraine 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
17.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
18.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
19.
Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
20.
Good Christian men, rejoice by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
21.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
22.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
23.
We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 
24.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  William Whitehead (Organ)
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1993 
Venue:  Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, NYC 
Language: English 

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