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Christmas Carols From St John's / Choir Of St John's College Cambridge, Guest


Release Date: 10/05/2004 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6670   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalFranz Xaver GruberFelix MendelssohnHenry Walford Davies,   ... 
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: n/a 
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Works on This Recording

1. Unto us a boy is born! by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
2. Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
3. Balulalow by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: Scotland 
4. The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: England 
5. In the bleak midwinter by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: France 
6. On Christmas Night "Sussex Carol" by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: England 
7. I sing of a maiden by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: Austria 
8. Sheperd's Pipe Carol by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Baroque 
9. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
10. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
11. O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
12. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: England 
13. Jesus Christ the Apple Tree by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
14. Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: England 
15. There is no rose by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Written: England 
16. Welsh Carols (2) by Traditional
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Romantic 
17. Away in a manger by William J. Kirkpatrick
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
18. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Conductor:  George Guest
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cambridge St. John's College Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 

Sound Samples

Unto Us a Boy Is Born!
Ding Dong! Merrily on High
3 Carols: Balulalow
The Holly and the Ivy (arr. H. Walford Davies)
In the bleak midwinter: In the Bleak Midwinter
On Christmas Night, "Sussex Carol"
I sing of a Maiden
Shepherd's Pipe Carol
Silent Night (Stille Nacht) (arr. D. Cashmore)
Hark! the herald angels sing (arr. D. Willcocks): Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (arr. D. Willcocks)
O little town of Bethlehem: O Little Town of Bethlehem
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Good King Wenceslas
There Is No Rose
Greadwr nef a daear lawr
Pan fo'r stormydd garwa'n curo
Away in a Manger (arr. D. Willcocks)
Adeste fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful): O come, all ye faithful

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