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Voices Of Christmas / Carreras, Domingo, Mcgovern, Von Stade


Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 66300   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  John Francis WadeLowell MasonTraditionalFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasPlacido DomingoMaureen McGovernRichard Tucker,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirTemple University Concert ChoirTexas Boy's Choir Fort Worth,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
2. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Language: English 
3. The first nowell by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: England 
Language: English 
4. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Temple University Concert Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Language: English 
5. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Texas Boy's Choir Fort Worth
Written: France 
Language: English 
6. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer:  Maureen McGovern (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
7. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer:  Maureen McGovern (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
8. Deck the Halls by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: Wales, UK 
Language: English 
9. O little town of Bethlehem by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Language: English 
10. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Language: English 
11. O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Language: English 
12. Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Language: English 
13. Away in a manger by William J. Kirkpatrick
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
14. Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Language: German 
15. All through the night by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Written: Wales, UK 
Language: English 
16. I'll Be Home for Christmas by Kim Gannon
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: This work was a collaboration between Walter Kent, Buck Ram and Kim Gannon. 
17. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Eileen Farrell (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Language: English 
18. Winter Wonderland by Felix Bernard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Language: English 
19. The Christmas Song by Mel Torme
Performer:  Maureen McGovern (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946 
Language: English 
20. Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Language: English 
21. Mary had a baby by Traditional
Performer:  Elly Ameling (Soprano)
Language: English 
22. Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
23. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Language: English 
24. We wish you a merry Christmas by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Written: England 
Language: English 
25. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Language: English 
26. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Soprano)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Language: English 

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