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Christmas Carols / Neary, Westminster Abbey Choir


Release Date: 09/27/2000 
Label:  Griffin   Catalog #: 4005   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Franz Xaver GruberTraditionalHarold Edwin DarkeFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Martin Neary
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Language: English 
2.
The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
3.
In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; England 
Language: English 
4.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
5.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection is based on the tune "Branle l'officiel" from Thoinot
Arbeau's "Orchésographie". 
6.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: English 
7.
Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Language: English 
8.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
9.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Language: English 
10.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
11.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Language: English 
12.
Zither Carol by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Language: English 
13.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Language: English 
14.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
Language: English 
15.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
16.
I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
17.
We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
18.
Lieder (6), Op. 56: no 6, Die heiligen drei Könige by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Martin Neary ()
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1906; Germany 
Language: English 
19.
Jesus Christ the apple tree by Derek Holman
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Canada 
Language: English 
20.
While shepherds watched their flocks by night by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1592; England 
Language: English 
21.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  Martin Neary (Organ)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Westminster Abbey Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 

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