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Christmas With Marilyn Horne And The Mormon Tabernacle Choir


Release Date: 09/16/1997 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 63305   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Felix MendelssohnAdolphe AdamTraditionalFranz Xaver Gruber,   ... 
Performer:  Elly AmelingMaureen McGovernMarilyn Horne
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony OrchestraMormon Tabernacle Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Elly Ameling (Soprano), Maureen McGovern (Soprano), Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
2. Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
3. Un flambeau, Jeannette, Isabelle by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: French 
4. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
6. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
7. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
8. Gesu Bambino by Pietro Yon
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with J. H. Martens. 
9. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
10. The Babe of Bethlehem by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
11. O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
12. O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
Notes: This carol is a part of a medley along with "It came upon a midnight clear" and "The first nowell". 
13. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
Notes: This carol is a part of a medley along with "O little town of Bethlehem" and "The first nowell". 
14. The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 
Notes: This carol is a part of a medley along with "O little town of Bethlehem" and "It came upon a midnight clear". 
15. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jerold Ottley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra,  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1983 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
O Holy Night
Lo, How a Rose E're Blooming
Un Flambeau, Jeannette, Isabella
Silent Night (Stille Nacht)
Joy To The World
O Come, All Ye Faithful
White Christmas
Gesù Bambino
Angels We Have Heard On High
The Bethlehem Babe
O, Tannenbaum
Medley (O Little Town of Bethlehem; It Came Upon a Midnight Clear; The First Nowell)

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