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Christmas Under Capricorn / Abbott, Australian Youth


Release Date: 12/13/1995 
Label:  Tall Poppies   Catalog #: 16   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalPeter SculthorpeWilliam James KirkpatrickHenry John Gauntlett,   ... 
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Tristam Cary 
2. Awake, glad heart! by Peter Sculthorpe
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Australia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Peter Sculthorpe (1992) 
3. Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Notes: Arranged: Brenton Broadstock 
4. Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: Gordon Kerry 
5. Patapan by Traditional
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Burgundy, France 
Notes: Arranged: Andrew Ford 
6. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Moya Henderson 
7. The Little Drummer Boy "Carol of the Drum" by Katherine K. Davis
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Mills 
8. Poverty by Traditional
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Written: Wales, UK 
Notes: Arranged: Nigel Butterley 
9. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Andrew Schultz 
10. Infant holy, infant lowly by Traditional
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Written: Poland 
Notes: Arranged: Don Kay 
11. Quem Quaeritis: Ave Maria Canon by Ross Edwards
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; Australia 
Notes: Arranged: Ross Edwards 
12. Qui natus est by Gillian Whitehead
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; Australia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Gillian Whitehead 
13. Carol of the Birds by William Garnet James
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Australia 
Notes: Arranged: Trevor Pearce 
14. Unto us is born a son by Traditional
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1582 
Notes: Arranged: Donald Hollier 
15. We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Anne Boyd 
16. At the Gate "Collage" by Larry Sitsky
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992; Australia 
Notes: This work is an arrangement of four Christmas carols: 'O thou joyful day,' 'Kind Christmas comes but once a year,' 'Old Santa Claus sat all alone,' and 'Voices of the belfry height.' 
17. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Conductor:  Graham Abbott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Youth Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Judith Clingan 

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