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Carols For Christmas - Metropolitan Museum Of Art

Carols For Christmas / Various
Release Date: 09/28/2004 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 1430  
Composer:  Various
Performer:  Gerald FinleyAled Jones
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This program features 24 popular carols in special arrangements by Sir David Willcocks, former director of the Royal College of Music, taken from the songbook Carols for Christmas, which he compiled for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, lavishly illustrated with works of art and images of Christmas from the Museum's collections. The traditional Christmas carols are enhanced by a rich profusion of paintings, prints, decorative and entertaining illustrations from the Metropolitan Museum which are a splendid seasonal complement to the songs. Featuring soloists Aled Jones and Gerald Finley. This program features 24 popular carols in special arrangements by Sir David Willcocks, former director of the Royal College of Music, taken from the songbook Carols for Christmas, which he compiled for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, lavishly illustrated with works of art and images of Christmas from the Museum's collections. The traditional Christmas carols are enhanced by a rich profusion of paintings, prints, decorative and entertaining illustrations from the Metropolitan Museum which are a splendid seasonal complement to the songs. Featuring soloists Aled Jones and Gerald Finley. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Gerald Finley (Bass), Aled Jones (Treble)
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks

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