An Indigo Christmas / Nathaniel Dett Chorale

Release Date: 10/12/2004
Label: Marquis Music
Catalog Number: 81321
Number of Discs: 1

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Works on This Recording
1. The Virgin Mary had a baby boy by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
2. God rest ye merry, gentlemen by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
3. This little light of mine by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
4. Mary had a baby by Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
5. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
Period: Classical
Written: 1818 ; Austria
6. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Orchestra/Ensemble: Nathaniel Dett Chorale
Period: Romantic
Written: 19th Century ; USA
Notes and Editorial Reviews
The Nathaniel Dett Chorale presents "An Indigo Christmas - Live!". Directed by the dynamic Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, and featuring the musical talents of Canada's queen of soul, gospel and blues, Jackie Richardson, and jazz pianist Joe Sealy and his Trio, the Chorale shares the joys of this festive season in a live concert setting. Featuring African carols, spirituals and soulful renditions of traditional Christmas hymns, the Chorale exhibits to the fullest their musicality and vocal virtuosity. Ranging in mood from the reflective to the celebratory. Join the Nathaniel Dett Chorale in their expression of joy and have yourself "An Indigo Christmas".

Track Listing
1. Drumming Introduction
2. Welcome
3. Hombe
4. The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy
5. Rockin' for the World
6. Oh Thou that Tellest
7. God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman
8. A Carol for All Children
9. Is a Light Shinin' in the Heavens?
10. Silent Night
11. This Little Light of Mine
12. Mary Had a Baby
13. Christmas Blue
14. Joy
15. Joy to the World
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