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Home For The Holidays / Eaken Piano Trio


Release Date: 09/08/1998 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8554099   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leroy AndersonPietro YonMel TormePercy Aldridge Grainger,   ... 
Performer:  John EakenGloria WhitneyNancy Baun
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
2.
Gesu Bambino by Pietro Yon
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
3.
The Christmas Song by Mel Torme
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Robert Wells 
4.
Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
5.
Out under the sky by Scott Robinson
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
6.
Winter Wonderland by Felix Bernard
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Truman Bullard 
7.
Silver Bells by Jay Livingston
Performer:  Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano), John Eaken (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: This selection was written in collaboration with with Ray Evans. 
8.
Meet Me in St. Louis: Have yourself a merry little Christmas by Hugh Martin
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Blane, Truman Bullard 
9.
Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; England 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Watson Forbes 
10.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Johnny Marks
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: B. R. Hanby
This selection shares a track and timing with Banjamin Russell Hanby's "Up On The Housetop." 
11.
Up on the housetop by Benjamin Russell Hanby
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1866; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with Johnny Marks' "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer." 
12.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello), John Eaken (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Gaston Borch 
13.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 8, Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Eaken Piano Trio 
14.
Variations (12) for Cello and Piano in G major on a theme by Handel, WoO 45 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Eaken Piano Trio 
15.
Chanukah Suite by Truman Bullard
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
16.
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nancy Baun (Cello), John Eaken (Violin), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Eaken Piano Trio 
17.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  John Eaken (Violin), Nancy Baun (Cello), Gloria Whitney (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Eaken Piano Trio memebers 
18.
Hänsel und Gretel: Abends will ich schlafen gehn "Evening Hymn" by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello), John Eaken (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Eaken Piano Trio 
19.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Gloria Whitney (Piano), Nancy Baun (Cello), John Eaken (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Eaken Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 08/1994 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Notes: Arranged: Truman Bullard 

Sound Samples

Sleigh Ride (arr. for piano trio)
Gesu Bambino: (arr. for piano trio)
The Chirstmas Song (arr. for piano trio)
The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol
Out Under the Sky: (arr. for piano trio)
Winter Wonderland (arr. for piano trio)
Silver Bells (arr. for piano trio)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. for piano trio)
Fantasia on Greensleeves (arr. for piano trio)
Rudolph Up On The Housetop
Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839 (arr. for piano trio): Ellen's Gesang III (Ave Maria!), Op. 56, No. 6, D. 839 (arr. for piano trio)
The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: VIII. Waltz of the Flowers (arr. for piano trio)
12 Variations in G major on See the conqu'ring hero comes from Handel's Judas Maccabaeus, WoO 45
Chanukah Suite
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208: Sheep may safely graze (arr. for piano trio)
Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night) (arr. for piano trio)
Hansel und Gretel, Act II: Evening Prayer (arr. for piano trio)
White Christmas (arr. for piano trio)

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