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Christmas With Kiri

Te Kanawa,Kiri / George / Choirs Of Coventry
Release Date: 10/31/2006 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4164  
Composer:  TraditionalMichael PraetoriusLowell MasonFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te KanawaMichael GeorgeJouko Harjanne
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral ChoirCoventry Cathedral ChoirBBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Running Time: 70 minutes
Region Code: 1
Picture Format: NTSC
Audio: L-PCM
Color: Color
Subtitles: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Starring: Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor: Robin Stapleton

Carols from Coventry Cathedral featuring famed soprano Kiri Te Kanawa, Michael George baritone, Jouko Harjanne trumpet, Choirs of Coventry and Lichfield Cathedrals, BBC Philharmonic conducted by Robin Stapleton.

With Carols: O come, O come Emmanuel, There is no rose of such virtue, The holly and the ivy, Of the Father’s heart begotten, The Three Kings, I saw three ships, Ding, dong, merrily on high, We wish you a merry Christmas and many more!
Running Time: 70 minutes
Region Code: 1
Picture Format: NTSC
Audio: L-PCM
Color: Color
Subtitles: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Starring: Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor: Robin Stapleton

Carols from Coventry Cathedral featuring famed soprano Kiri Te Kanawa, Michael George baritone, Jouko Harjanne trumpet, Choirs of Coventry and Lichfield Cathedrals, BBC Philharmonic conducted by Robin Stapleton.

With Carols: O come, O come Emmanuel, There is no rose of such virtue, The holly and the ivy, Of the Father’s heart begotten, The Three Kings, I saw three ships, Ding, dong, merrily on high, We wish you a merry Christmas and many more!
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Works on This Recording

1.
Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
2.
In dulci jubilo by Traditional
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Medieval 
Written: 12th Century; Germany 
3.
O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
4.
Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
5.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: England 
6.
Of the Father's heart begotten by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: pub 1582 
7.
The Three Kings by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
8.
I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: England 
9.
Ding Dong! Merrily on high by Traditional
Performer:  Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; France 
10.
We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Michael George (Bass), Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: England 
11.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
12.
O little one sweet by Traditional
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
13.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
14.
Good King Wenceslas by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: England 
15.
Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Michael George (Bass), Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
16.
In the bleak midwinter by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: France 
17.
O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Jouko Harjanne (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
18.
The Virgin Mary had a baby boy by Traditional
Performer:  Michael George (Bass), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: USA 
19.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robin Stapleton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lichfield Cathedral Choir,  Coventry Cathedral Choir,  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 

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