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Sweet Songs Of Christmas / Canadian Brass

Canadian Brass
Release Date: 10/09/2007 
Label:  Opening Day   Catalog #: 7328  
Composer:  TraditionalJoseph Carleton BealChristopher DedrickMichael Praetorius,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Canadian Brass has been bringing the joy of Christmas to their audiences and fans for over thirty years. Just as people wonder how it is that Santa Claus is able to visit every house on Christmas Eve, they wonder how it is that the Brass can play every concert hall in North America every December! It is nearly impossible to go out during the Christmas season without hearing their music resounding through shopping malls, hotels and airports everywhere. Now here's the CD to bring this joy into your home.

This CD displays a veritable who’s who of composers and arrangers associated with the 30-year journey of this internationally renowned brass ensemble.
The Canadian Brass has been bringing the joy of Christmas to their audiences and fans for over thirty years. Just as people wonder how it is that Santa Claus is able to visit every house on Christmas Eve, they wonder how it is that the Brass can play every concert hall in North America every December! It is nearly impossible to go out during the Christmas season without hearing their music resounding through shopping malls, hotels and airports everywhere. Now here's the CD to bring this joy into your home.

This CD displays a veritable who’s who of composers and arrangers associated with the 30-year journey of this internationally renowned brass ensemble.
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Works on This Recording

1. On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
2. Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: Ukraine 
3. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
4. Jingle Bell Rock by Joseph Carleton Beal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
5. What child is this? by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
6. Here we come a-wassailing by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
7. Sweet Songs of Christmas by Christopher Dedrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: 20th Century 
8. I saw three ships by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
9. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
10. Huron Carol by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
11. Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: France 
12. The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
13. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
14. Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
15. Messiah, HWV 56: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
16. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
17. Sevivon by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
18. Maoz Tsur by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
19. Dreydl by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
20. Dreydl by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
21. Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 

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