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Christmas With The Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Sissel


Release Date: 09/01/2007 
Label:  Mormon Tabernacle   Catalog #: MTC4988503  
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnFranz Xaver GruberIrving BerlinVarious,   ... 
Performer:  Sissel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

European singing sensation Sissel joins with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in a magnificent Christmas celebration featuring some of the season's most beloved songs. Musically rich and visually stunning, the program blends traditional classics such as "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing!" and "Silent Night" with contemporary favorites such as "White Christmas" and "Spirit of the Season," from The Polar Express. Highlights feature Sissel's spine-tingling performance of "In the Bleak Mid-Winter" and "Like an Angel Passing Through My Room," along with a reading of the Christmas story from the New Testament. Recorded in high-definition, surround-sound stereo, Read more Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir is a holiday tradition the entire family will enjoy. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
2.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
3.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
4.
Christmas Carol(s) by Various
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
5.
In the bleak midwinter by Traditional
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: France 
6.
Like an Angel Passing Through My Room by Benny Andersson
Performer:  Sissel (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; Sweden 

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