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Blue Engine String Quartet Christmas

Blue Engine String Quartet
Release Date: 11/03/2009 
Label:  Blue Engine   Catalog #: 002  
Composer:  James PierpontRalph Vaughan WilliamsTraditionalAnonymous,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
2.
English Hymnal: O little town of Bethlehem by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; England 
3.
Il est né, le divin enfant by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
4.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
5.
The first nowell by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Written: England 
6.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
7.
Divinium Mysterium by Anonymous
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Middle Ages 
8.
Wassail Song by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
9.
Suite on Christmas Carols by Marshall Fine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Notes: 
1. Suo Gân (Welsh carol)
2. Sweet was the Song the Virgin Sung (16 th century)
3. Crib Song (Traditional)
 
10.
In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
11.
Holiday Jazz for String Quartet by Jon Jeffrey Grier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Notes: 
1. We Wish You a Merry Tango
2. Auld Lang Syne
3. The Rest of the Gentlemen
4. Somebody Jingled My Bells
5. Tannenbaum, Oh!
 
12.
And Therefore Be Merry, A Wreath of Carols for String Quartet by Brian Joyce
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Blue Engine String Quartet
Notes: 
1. Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella (17th Century Provençal Carol)
2. Sussex Carol (Traditional English Carol)
3. Now is Born the Divine Christ Child (Traditional French Carol)
4. Patapan (Bernard de la Monnoye (1641-1728?)
5. We Three Kings (John H. Hopkins (1820-1891)
6. A Virgin Most Pure (Traditional English Carol)
7. O Little Town of Bethlehem (Lewis H. Redner (1868-1908)
8. Ding Dong! Merrily on High (16th Century French Melody)
9. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
 

Featured Sound Samples

O Little Town of Bethlehem (Vaughan Williams)
Il est né, le divin enfant (Traditional)
Wassail Song (Traditional)

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