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Christmas Carols From Tewkesbury Abbey / Andrew Sackett


Release Date: 08/22/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553077   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalHector BerliozJohn WainwrightBoris Ord,   ... 
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The first nowell by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: England 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks. 
2. Gabriel's message by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: Basque Provinces 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
3. A maiden most gentle by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: France 
Notes: Arranged: Andrew Carter 
4. While shepherds watched their flocks by night by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1592; England 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
5. Infant holy, infant lowly by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: Poland 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
6. Sans Day Carol by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: Cornwall, England 
Notes: Arranged: John Rutter 
7. Shepherd's Cradle Song by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: Czech Republic 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Macpherson 
8. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Notes: Arranged: Karl Leuner, then David Willcocks 
9. The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: H. Walford Davies 
10. L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25: L'adieu des bergers by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850-1854; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Christians awake! salute the happy morn by John Wainwright
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: England 
12. The Truth from Above by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Notes: Arranged: Ralph Vaughan Williams 
13. Angels from the realms of glory by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: France 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
14. Quelle est cette odeur agréable? by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; France 
Notes: Arranged: David Willcocks 
15. Adam lay ybounden by Boris Ord
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; England 
16. As with gladness men of old by Conrad Kocher
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; England 
17. I saw a maiden by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Notes: Arranged: Edgar Pettman 
18. Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: Reginald Jaques 
19. Little Road To Bethlehem by Michael Head
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
20. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  Andrew Sackett
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tewkesbury Abbey School Choir
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Sir David Willcocks. 

Sound Samples

The First Nowell: (arr. David Willcocks)
Gabriel's message: Gabriel's Message (arr. David Willcocks)
A maiden most gentle (arr. Andrew Carter)
While shepherds watched their flocks by night (arr. D. Willcocks): While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks (arr. David Willcocks)
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly (arr. David Willcocks)
Sans Day carol: Sans Day Carol (arr. John Rutter)
The Shepherds' Cradle-Song (arr. Charles Macpherson)
Karl Leuner: Come, O Come Emmanuel (arr. David Willcocks)
The holly and the ivy: The Holly and the Ivy (arr. H. Walford Davies)
L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25: The Shepherds' Farewell
Christians Awake
The Truth from Above (arr. R.V. Williams): The Truth From Above (arr. R.V. Williams)
Angels from the Realms of Glory (arr. David Wilcocks): Angels from the realms of glory (arr. David Wilcocks)
Quelle est cette odeur agreable (arr. David Wilcocks)
Adam lay y-bounden
As with gladness men of old (abridged by W. H. Monk): As with gladness men of Old (abridged by W. H. Monk)
I saw a maiden (arr. E. Pettman)
Good King Wenceslas: (arr. Reginald Jaques)
The Little Road to Bethlehem: The Little Road To Bethlehem
God rest ye merry, gentlemen (arr. D. Willcocks): God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. David Willcocks)

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