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Carols For Christmas - Original Album Classics

Carols For Christmas: Original Album Classics / Va
Release Date: 11/10/2009 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 756174  
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberTraditionalJohn Francis WadeWilliam James Kirkpatrick,   ... 
Performer:  Mario LanzaJohannes SonnleitnerPlacido DomingoEileen Farrell,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert ShawPaul BaronHelmuth FroschauerLuther Henderson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw ChoraleOrchestraChorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Also available: The Joy of Christmas - Original Album Classics

Sony has placed into a great collection, “Carols for Christmas”, five classic albums previously released separately, and now available in an appealing box set.

  • "Mario Lanza Sings Christmas Carols"
  • The tenor’s lyric talents, so popular on records and in films, is well-suited to these moving arrangements of popular Christmas carols and songs including “Away in a Manger”, “Silent Night”, “Joy to the World”, “Deck the Halls” and many more.

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  • "Christmas with Placido Domingo and the Vienna Choir Boys"
  • A popular album that spotlights the Vienna Choir Boys in harmonious arrangements of European carols and classical selections. Then the great Placido Domingo joins the choir and orchestra in “Ave Maria”, “Panis Angelicus” and other inspired arias.

  • "Eileen Farrell – Carols for Christmas"
  • The acclaimed voice of Eileen Farrell with Luther Henderson and his Orchestra in a classic collection of Christmas favorites.

  • "The Joy of Christmas"
  • An LP classic remastered on CD! Leonard Bernstein, the New York Philharmonic with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

  • "The Many Moods of Christmas"
  • A fine collection of appealing Christmas music sung by the outstanding Robert Shaw Chorale with the RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra led by Robert Shaw. Remastered from the original 1963 recording.


All available in one 5 CD collection at a great price.

Disc 1
1. The First Noël (1998 Remastered) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 4:04
2. O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles) (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 3:36
3. Away in a Manger (Rematered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 3:28
4. We Three Kings of Orient Are (Remastered 1998) Lanza, Mario; Baron, Paul 3:07
5. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 3:11
6. Silent Night (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 4:00
7. Deck the Halls (Remastered 1998) Lanza, Mario; Baron, Paul 1:15
8. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Remastered 1998) Lanza, Mario; Baron, Paul 2:01
9. God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 4:16
10. Joy to the World (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 2:00
11. O Christmas Tree (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 1:47
12. I Saw Three Ships (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 1:18
13. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 2:54
14. Guardian Angels (Remastered 1998) Baron, Paul; Lanza, Mario 3:49

Disc 2
1. Pueri concinite Wiener Sängerknaben; Domingo, Placido 3:50
2. Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) Domingo, Placido 2:57
3. Panis Angelicus Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 4:52
4. Ave Maria Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 5:27
5. Selig sind, die Verfolgung leiden (Lied des Evangelimann, 2. Akt) Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 6:35
6. Xerxes: Largo (Ombra mai fu) - Arie des Xerxes, 1. Akt Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 2:50
7. Omnes de Saba venient (Graduale) Wiener Sängerknaben 5:17
8. Crucifix (Vous qui pleurez) Wiener Sängerknaben; Domingo, Placido 5:36
9. Agnus Dei (Intermezzo) Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 3:18
10. A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott) Domingo, Placido; Wiener Sängerknaben 3:12

Disc 3
1. What Child is This? Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 2:51
2. God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 1:40
3. Lullay My Liking Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 3:14
4. Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 1:41
5. Snow In The Street Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra; Farrell, Eileen 1:44
6. Away In A Manger Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra; Farrell, Eileen 1:54
7. Sleep, Holy Babe Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra; Farrell, Eileen 2:43
8. Silent Night, Holy Night Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 2:26
9. It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Vocal) Farrell, Eileen 2:53
10. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Vocal) Farrell, Eileen 3:34
11. Joy To The World Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 1:38
12. O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles) Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra; Farrell, Eileen 2:12
13. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 1:47
14. The Coventry Carol (Vocal) Various; Farrell, Eileen 1:48
15. Song of the Crib Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 3:43
16. The First Noel Farrell, Eileen; Henderson, Luther & His Orchestra 2:57

Disc 4
1. O Come All Ye Faithful New York Philharmonic; Bernstein, Leonard 2:55
2. The Twelfth Night Song Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 2:18
3. Away In A Manger Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The 3:15
4. Carol Of The Bells Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 2:36
5. The Animal Carol Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 3:20
6. The Twelve Days of Christmas Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 5:05
7. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Album Version) Bernstein, Leonard; Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The; New York Philharmonic 2:47
8. Patapan New York Philharmonic; Bernstein, Leonard 2:14
9. Lullay, My Liking (I saw a maiden) Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 5:05
10. Joy the the World Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 1:28
11. Joseph lieber, Joseph mein (Joseph Dearest, Joseph Mine) Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The 2:25
12. Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 1:21
13. La Virgen Lava Pañales Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 5:10
14. God Rest Ye Merry , Gentlemen (Album Version) Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 2:11
15. Once in Royal David's City New York Philharmonic; Bernstein, Leonard 3:56
16. Stille Nacht Bernstein, Leonard; New York Philharmonic 3:29

Disc 5
1. Good Christian Men, Rejoice (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert 2:36
2. Silent Night (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale 3:34
3. Patapan (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale 1:36
4. O Come, All Ye Faithful (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Shaw, Robert 3:38
5. O Sanctissima (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert 2:16
6. Joy to the World (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert 1:41
7. Away in a Manger (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert 4:24
8. Fum Fum Fum / March of the Kings; Fum Fum Fum\ March of the Kings (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert 2:57
9. What Child Is This? (Remastered 1997) Chernet, Al; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Shaw, Robert 4:16
10. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Chernet, Al 2:45
11. Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Shaw, Robert; Chernet, Al 2:05
12. Angels We Have Heard On High (Remastered 1997) Chernet, Al; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Shaw, Robert 3:20
13. Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Shaw, Robert; Arnold, Robert 1:14
14. The First Nowell (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale 2:29
15. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Remastered 1997) Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale 3:57
16. I Saw Three Ships (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert, The Chorale; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert 2:11
17. Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly (Remastered 1997) Shaw, Robert; Arnold, Robert; Shaw, Robert, The Chorale 2:12
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Works on This Recording

1.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
2.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
3.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
4.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
5.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
6.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
7.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
8.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
9.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
10.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
11.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
12.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
13.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
14.
Guardian Angels by Harpo Marx
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
15.
We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer:  Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Paul Baron
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra,  Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Venue:  Rome, Italy 
16.
Pueri, concinite by J. Ritter von Herbeck
Performer:  Johannes Sonnleitner (Organ), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chorus Viennensis,  Vienna Symphony Orchestra,  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Language: Latin 
17.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Language: Latin 
18.
Panis angelicus by César Franck
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; France 
19.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
20.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Language: Italian 
21.
Omnes de Saba venient by Joseph Eybler
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Latin 
22.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: Latin 
23.
L'arlésienne: Suite no 2 - 2nd movement, Intermezzo by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
24.
Der Evangelimann, Op. 45: Selig sind, die Verfolgung leiden by Wilhelm Kienzl
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bad Aussee, Austria 
25.
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott by Martin Luther
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
26.
Crucifix vous qui pleurez by Jean-Baptiste Fauré
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Helmuth Froschauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Language: French 
27.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
28.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
29.
Lullay My Liking by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
30.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
31.
Snow in the Street by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1928; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
32.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
33.
Sleep, Holy Babe by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
34.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
35.
It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
36.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
37.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
38.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
39.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
40.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
41.
Song of the Crib by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
42.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Luther Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Luther Henderson Orchestra
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/04/1959 
43.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
44.
Twelfth Night Song by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
45.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: English 
46.
Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Written: Ukraine 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
47.
The Animal Carol by Robert DeCormier
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: English 
48.
The Twelve Days of Christmas by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
49.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
50.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: English 
51.
Lullay, my liking, Op. 34 no 2/H 129 by Gustav Holst
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
52.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
53.
La Virgen lava panales by Anonymous
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
54.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Written: Wales, UK 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
55.
Joseph, lieber Joseph mein by Traditional
Conductor:  Richard P. Condie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
56.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 09/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: English 
57.
Patapan by Traditional
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Burgundy, France 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
58.
Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 09/03/1963 
Venue:  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: English 
59.
Good Christian men, rejoice by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: Germany 
60.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
61.
Patapan by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Burgundy, France 
62.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
63.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
64.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
65.
Fum, fum, fum by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: Mexico 
66.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
67.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
68.
Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: France 
69.
Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: France 
70.
Break Forth O Beauteous Light by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
71.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: England 
72.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
73.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: England 
74.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Al Chernet (Lute), Robert Arnold (Organ)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: Wales, UK 
75.
March of the Kings by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Arnold (Organ), Al Chernet (Lute)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra,  Robert Shaw Chorale

Featured Sound Samples

Carol of the Bells (Traditional): (Bernstein; from The Joy of Christmas)
Joy to the World (Mason): (Shaw; from The Many Moods of Christmas)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Mendelssohn): (from Mario Lanza Sings Christmas Carols)

Sound Samples

The First Noël
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles) (Remastered 1998)
Away in a Manger (Rematered 1998)
We Three Kings of Orient Are (Remastered 1998)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Remastered 1998)
Silent Night (Remastered 1998)
Deck the Halls (Remastered 1998)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Remastered 1998)
Joy to the World (Remastered 1998)
O Christmas Tree (Remastered 1998)
I Saw Three Ships (Remastered 1998)
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (Remastered 1998)
Guardian Angels (Remastered 1998)
Pueri concinite
Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)
Panis Angelicus
Ave Maria
Selig sind, die Verfolgung leiden (Lied des Evangelimann, 2. Akt)
Xerxes: Largo (Ombra mai fu) - Arie des Xerxes, 1. Akt
Omnes de Saba venient (Graduale)
Ave Maria
Crucifix (Vous qui pleurez)
Agnus Dei (Intermezzo)
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott)

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