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Christmastime / Swingle Singers


Release Date: 03/20/2008 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 548303   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalFranz Xaver GruberJulius RöntgenWilliam James Kirkpatrick,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Includes dag visen. Ensemble: The Swingle Singers.
Includes o sanctissima. Ensemble: The Swingle Singers.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Il est né, le divin enfant by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 15th Century; France 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Jingle Bells" and "Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen." 
2.
God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "The first nowell" and "Go tell it on the mountain." 
3.
The first nowell by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "God rest ye merry, gentleman" and "Go tell it on the mountain." 
4.
Go tell it on the mountain by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "God rest ye merry, gentlemen" and "The first nowell." 
5.
Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "What child is this?" 
7.
What child is this? by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Deck the hall." 
8.
O Yule, Full of Gladness by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: Swedish 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Komt verwondert u hier, menschen" and "Away in a manger." 
9.
Komt verwondert u hier, menschen by Julius Röntgen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: Netherlands (Holland 
Language: Dutch 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "O Yule, Full of Gladness" and "Away in a manger." 
10.
Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "O Yule, Full of Gladness" and "Komt verwondert u hier, menschen." 
11.
Les anges dans nos campagnes by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "O Tannenbaum" and "Bel astre que j'adore." 
12.
O Tannenbaum by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: Westphalia, Germany 
Language: German 
Notes: This selectiion shares a track and timing with "Les anges dans nos campagnes" and "Bel astre que j'adore." 
13.
Bel astre que j'adore by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Language: French 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Les anges dans nos campagnes" and "O Tannenbaum." 
14.
El noy de la mare by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: Spain 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Rocking Carol" and "Canzone dei zampognari."
This selection is sung in Catalan. 
15.
Rocking Carol by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Language: Czech 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "El noy de la mare" and "Canzone dei zampognari." 
16.
Canzone dei zampognari by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "El noy de la mare" and "Rocking Carol." 
17.
We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "The Holly and the Ivy" and "La Peregrinación." 
18.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: England 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "We three kings" and "La Peregrinación." 
19.
Navidad nuestra: La Peregrinación by Ariel Ramirez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; Argentina 
Language: Spanish 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "We three kings" and "The Holly and the Ivy." 
20.
Holiday Inn: White Christmas by Irving Berlin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: English 
21.
Carol of the Bells by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Written: Ukraine 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Dag visen" and "O Sanctissima." 
22.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Il est né, le divin enfant" and "Es ist ein' ros' entsprungen." 
23.
Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1609; Germany 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Jingle Bells" and "Il est né, le divin enfant." 

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