The Jessye Norman Collection - A Christmas Collection

Release Date: 11/8/2005
Label: Philips
Catalog Number: B000550802
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. O come, O come Emmanuel by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Renaissance
Written: 15th Century ; France
2. Once in Royal David's City by Henry John Gauntlett
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Orchestra/Ensemble: Empire Chamber Ensemble
Period: Romantic
Written: 19th Century ; England
3. Festgesang "Hark! The herald angels sing" by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Romantic
Written: 1840 ; Germany
4. Good Christian men, rejoice by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
5. Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Romantic
6. The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
7. See amid the winter's snow by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
8. I saw three ships by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
9. This Christmastide "Jessye's Carol" by Donald Fraser
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: 20th Century
10. Lully, lulla, thow littel tyne child "Coventry Carol" by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Renaissance
Written: 16th Century ; England
11. In the bleak mid-winter by Harold Edwin Darke
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1911 ; England
12. Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Classical
Written: 1818 ; Austria
13. Angels we have heard on high by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
14. Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Romantic
Written: 19th Century ; USA
15. Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano), Harry Huff (Organ)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Classical
Written: by 1782 ; England
17. Angels from the realms of Glory by Henry Thomas Smart
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Romantic
Written: 19th Century ; England
19. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano), Harry Huff (Organ)
Period: Romantic
20. Away in a manger by William James Kirkpatrick
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: American Boychoir
Period: 20th Century
21. Of the Father's love begotten by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: American Boychoir
22. Mary had a baby by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: American Boychoir
23. Puer natus in Bethlehem by Anonymous
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Medieval
24. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer: Sara Cutler (Harp ), Jessye Norman (Soprano), Harry Huff (Organ)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1825 ; Vienna, Austria
25. Noël nouvelet by Anonymous
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano), Harry Huff (Organ)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Renaissance
26. A Christmas Garland by Bruce Stuart Saylor
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: 20th Century
27. La Ballade du Jésus Christ by Anonymous
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: English National Opera Orchestra
Period: Baroque
28. There is a balm in Gilead by Traditional
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
29. Unto us a child is born by Johann Friedrich Peter
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: Classical
30. Der Morgen im Lenze "Ihr Kinderlein kommet" by Johann Abraham P. Schulz
Performer: Sara Cutler (Harp ), Jessye Norman (Soprano), Harry Huff (Organ)
Conductor: David Robertson
Orchestra/Ensemble: St. Thomas Men and Boy's Choir
Period: Classical
31. We three kings by John Henry Hopkins Jr.
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Period: 20th Century
32. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Renaissance
Written: by 1609 ; Germany
33. Musae Sioniae: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen by Michael Praetorius
Performer: Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor: David Robertson
Period: Renaissance
Written: by 1609 ; Germany
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