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The Choirboy's Christmas / Anthony Way, St. Paul's Cathedral


Release Date: 10/14/1997 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 455050   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John Francis WadeFranz Xaver GruberTraditionalHenry John Gauntlett,   ... 
Performer:  Anthony WayStephen GossLucy WakefordTom Finucane,   ... 
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraSt. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
2. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble), Stephen Goss (Guitar)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Stephen Goss 
3. On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
4. Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Mann and Willcocks 
5. Tomorrow shall be my dancing day, Op. 75 no 2 by John Gardner
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; England 
Language: English 
6. Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
7. A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28: Balulalow by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble), Lucy Wakeford (Harp)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; England 
Language: English 
8. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: John Rutter 
9. The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: H. Walford Davies 
10. In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Language: English 
11. What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Tom Finucane (Lute), Anthony Way (Treble)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: R. Lloyd 
12. A maiden most gentle by Traditional
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: France 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: A. Carter and J. Wedge 
13. Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks
This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot
Arbeau's "Orchésographie". 
14. O men from the fields by Traditional
Performer:  Neil Black (Oboe), John Scott (Organ), Anthony Way (Treble)
Language: English 
15. The Twelve Days of Christmas by Traditional
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: John Rutter 
16. See amid the winter's snow by John Goss
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
17. Past three o'clock by Traditional
Performer:  Neil Black (Oboe), Simon Archer (Drum), John Scott (Organ),
Anthony Way (Treble)
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: C. Hazell 
18. O Jesulein süss, O Jesulein mild, BWV 493 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble), John Scott (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1736; Leipzig, Germany 
Language: English 
19. Do You Hear What I Hear? by Gloria Shayne
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: G. Alexander 
20. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: English 
21. Weihnachtslieder (6), Op. 8: no 3, Die Könige by Peter Cornelius
Performer:  Anthony Way (Treble)
Conductor:  John Scott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Paul's Cathedral Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856/1870; Weimar, Germany 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Atkins 

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