Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

Christmas Around the World

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Orchestra
Conductor Soloist/
Performer
Label
Macha, Othmar - Christmas Concertino for Guitar and Strings - Lubomir Brabec, Guitar, Prague Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavec, Conductor - Supraphon - For more information please go to www.classicaldiscoveries.org - 6:45
Centorio, Marco Antonio - Concerto in Dialogo in 8 Voices - Accademia del Ricercare, Pietro Busca, Conductor - Stradivarius - 6:02
Anon. 15th Century Hungary - Alleluia:Fuit Virgo - Anonymous 4 - Harmonia mundi - 6:12
Madina, Aita - Basque Christmas Suite - Orfeon Donostiarra Choir, Basque National Orchestra, Christian Mandeal, Conductor - Claves - 6:16
Yoshimatsu, Takashi - Noel - Kazuhito Yamashita, Guitar - BMG/Japan - 6:24
Anonymous Georgia - Christmas Chant - The Georgian Harmony Choir, Nana Peradze, Conductor - Jade - 6:30
Brunckhorst, Arnold Matthias - Christmas Story - Ensemble Musica Poetica Freiburg, Hans Bergmann, Conductor - Hanssler Classic - 6:33
Martin, Frank - Trois Chants de Noel - Kacqueline Delman, Soprano, Gunilla von Bahr, Flute, Lucia Negro, Piano - BIS - 6:55
Kedrov Senior, Nicholas Our Father - Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier, Conductor - Harmonia mundi - 7:03
Vejvanovsky, Pavel Josef - Sonata Natalis - Ars Antiqua Austria, Gunnar Letzbor, conductor - Symphonia - 7:07
Onjeji, Christian - Amuworo ayi otu nwa (For us a Child is Born) - Chicago a Cappella, Honathan Miller, Conductor - Cedille - 7:11
Sweelinck, Jan Pieteszoon - Motet, "Gaude et Laetare" - The Choir of Westminster Cathedral, Martin Baker, conductor - Hyperion - 7:14
Tavener, Sir John - "Ex Maria Virgine" (A Christmas Sequence) - Chooir of Clare College, Cambridge, Timothy Brown, Conductor - Naxos - 7:20
Kacinskas, Jeronimas - Nativity Hymn - Vilnius Municipal Choir, Vaclavas Augustinas, Conductor - Lithuanian Music Information and Publishing Center - 8:01
Kverno, Trond H.F. - Corpus Christi Carol - Grex Vocalis - Quattro AS - 8:04
Twardowski, Romuald - Orthodox Carols - Cappella Musicae Europae Orentalis, Leon Zaborowski, Conductor - Acte Prealable - 8:09
Estonian Folk Hymn - A Child is Born - Triskele - Triskele - 8:22
Monteverdi, Claudio - "Jesu Redemptor omnium" - John Elwes, Tenor, La Fenice - Ricercar - 8:28
Griffiths, David - Beata Virgo - Phoenix Chamber Choir, Ramona Luengen, Conductor - Phoenix Chamber Choir - 8:33
Praulins, Ugis - Cantata, Latvian Sp;stice in the New World - Youth Choir, Balsis, New York Latvian Concert Choir, New Chamber Orchestra of Riga, Andrejs Jansons, Conductor - Albany Records - 8:37
Conger, Laura - O Magnum Mysterium - Laura Conger and Rachel VanScoy, Sopranos, Elizabeth Kelley and Katherine Rusch, Altos - Muziko Nova - 8:56
Malecki, Maciej - Infant of the Straw from "Silent Night" - Polish Chamber Philharmonic, Jan Lukaszewski, Conductor - Carus - 9:01
Torres, Jose de - Cantata on the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, "Mas no puede Ser" Al Ayre Espaniol, Eduardo Lopez Banzo, conductor - Deutsche harmonia mundi - 9:06
Sveinsson, Atli Heimir - Autumn Verses to the Virgin Mary - The Hamrahlid Choir, Thorgerdur Ingolfsdottir, Conductor - ITM (Iceland Music Information Center) - 9:21
Sisask, Urmas - Christmas Oratorio - New York Latvian Concert Choir, Youth choir, Balsis, Male Choir, Gaudeamus, Recorder Ensemble of the 1st Riga Music School, Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, Andrejs Jansons, Conductor - New York Latvian Concert Choir - 9:25
Sculthorpe, Peter - Awake, Glad Heart - Sydney Philharmonia Motet Choir, Antony Walker, Conductor - ABC Classics - 10:05
Charles Tournemire - Introit, Offertoire and Paraphrase from Office de Noel (no. 3), Op. 55 - Georges Delvallee, Organ - Arion - 10:09
Rautavaara, Einojuhani - Christmas Hymn - YL Male Voice Choir, Matti Hyokki, Conductor - Ondine - 10:26
Stroobach, Evelyn - O Come, O Come, Emmanuel - Chamber Choir Kiev, Robert Ian Winstin, Conductor - ERM Media - 10:29
Krcek, Jaroslav - The Legend of Christmas - Musica Bohemica, Jaroslav Krcek, Conductor - Musica Bohemica - 10:36
Karlen, Benjamin - O Magnum Mysterium - Chamber Choir Kiev, Robert Ian Winstin, Conductor - ERM Media - 10:55