Adeste Fideles! - Christmas Down The Ages / Kirkby, Neary

Release Date: 10/10/2007
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: SONY62688
Conductor: Martin Neary
Number of Discs: 1

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Works on This Recording
1. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer: Simon Birchall (Bass), Tom Raskin (Tenor), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Michael Lees (Countertenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Period: Classical
Written: by 1782 ; England
2. Als Ich bei meinen Schafen wacht' by Traditional
Performer: Leigh Nixon (Tenor), Tom Raskin (Tenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Ensemble
3. I wonder as I wander by John Jacob Niles
Performer: Tom Finucane (Guitar), Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century
4. Boar's Head Carol by Traditional
Performer: Roger Cleverdon (Bass), Leigh Nixon (Tenor), Tom Raskin (Tenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
5. The darkest midnight in December by Traditional
Performer: David Chatterly (Hurdy-gurdy)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
6. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer: Catherine King (Mezzo Soprano), Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Period: Classical
Written: 1818 ; Austria
7. Dieus wous garde by Richard Smert
Performer: Leigh Nixon (Tenor), Simon Birchall (Bass)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance
Written: 15th Century ; England
8. Es sungen drei Engel by Traditional
Performer: Andrew Crowley (Trumpet), Mary Nichols (Mezzo Soprano), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Michael Lees (Countertenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Renaissance
9. Sing we the Virgin Mary by John Jacob Niles
Performer: Leigh Nixon (Tenor), Simon Birchall (Bass), Tom Finucane (Guitar)
Period: 20th Century
10. Marizápalos a lo divino: Serafin con dulce harmonia by Joan Cererols
Performer: Martin Baker (Organ), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Leigh Nixon (Tenor), Frances Kelly (Harp ), Mary Nichols (Mezzo Soprano), Michael Lees (Countertenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
Period: Baroque
Written: 17th Century ; Spain
11. Carol of the Green Branches by Traditional
Performer: Timothy Dickinson (Treble), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Simon Birchall (Bass), Tom Raskin (Tenor), Catherine King (Mezzo Soprano), Michael Lees (Countertenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Ensemble
Period: Renaissance
Written: 16th Century ; England
12. Watts Nativity by Traditional
Performer: Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Simon Birchall (Bass), Tom Raskin (Tenor), Tom Finucane (Guitar), Michael Lees (Countertenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Westminster Abbey Choir
13. Angelus ad Virginem by Anonymous
Performer: David Chatterly (Symphony), Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
Period: Medieval
Written: 13th Century ; England
14. While shepherds watched their flocks by night by Traditional
Performer: Mary Nichols (Mezzo Soprano), Timothy Dickinson (Treble), Charles Pott (Bass), Richard Farnsworth (Treble), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Leigh Nixon (Tenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Period: Renaissance
Written: by 1592 ; England
15. Christemas hath made an end by Traditional
Performer: Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Simon Birchall (Bass), Leigh Nixon (Tenor)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Period: Baroque
Written: 17th Century ; England
16. Swete was the song the Virgine soong by Anonymous
Performer: Lawrence Wallington (Bass), Tom Raskin (Tenor), Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Catherine King (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rose Consort of Viols
Period: Renaissance
Written: 16th Century ;
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