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The Spirit Of Christmas / Pittsburgh Symphony Brass


Release Date: 11/11/2003 
Label:  Four Winds   Catalog #: 3022   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ricky RossTraditionalMarvin HamlischFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Tami FireTimothy AdamsRichard WebsterGeorge Vosburgh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony BrassPittsburgh Symphony Brass members
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 52 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Golden Bells by Ricky Ross
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Scotland 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
2. The first nowell by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Written: England 
3. Greensleeves by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
4. Take Me to Christmas Past by Marvin Hamlisch
Performer:  Tami Fire (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
5. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Performer:  Timothy Adams (Bells)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
6. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Timothy Adams (Timpani), Richard Webster (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Webster 
7. Wassail Song by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
8. O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
9. Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Written: France 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
10. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Cantata no 1, Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Timothy Adams (Timpani), Richard Webster (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Neal Berntsen 
11. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Tami Fire (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
12. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 64, Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Richard Webster (Organ), Timothy Adams (Timpani)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass members
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
13. Away in a manger by William J. Kirkpatrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
14. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Romantic 
15. O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
16. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Written: France 
17. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Richard Webster (Organ), Timothy Adams (Timpani)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Notes: Arranged: Richard Webster 
18. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 12a, Act 2 - Spanish Dance "Chocolate" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Notes: Arranged: Steve Sutter 
19. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Notes: Arranged: George Vosburgh 
20. Meet Me in St. Louis: Have yourself a merry little Christmas by Hugh Martin
Performer:  George Vosburgh (Flugelhorn)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Bobby Lewis 

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