Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

12 Hour Mini-marathon of Holiday Music

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Orchestra
Conductor Soloist/
Performer
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, piano www.castellanomusic.net 5:00
Anonymous Medieval England Ave Maria Anonymous 4 Harmonia mundi - HMU 907099 5:01
Anerio, Giovanni Francesco Dialogo pastorale al Presepe di Nostro signore Accademia Del Ricercare, Pietro Busca, conductor Stradivarius - STR 33533 5:04
Gonzales, Fray Geronimo Carol "Serenissima una noche" The Rose Ensemble, Jordan Sramek, conductor The Rose Ensemble - ROSE 00006 5:28
Rosner, Arnold Noel: Les Suzannes from Musique de Clavecin, Op. 61 Barbara Harbach, harpsichord MSR Classics - MS 1443 5:33
Krcek, Jaroslav Legenda Vanocni (The Legend of Christmas) Musica Bohemica, Jaroslav Krcek, conductor Busica Bohemica - MB 001-2 5:36
Esterhazy, Pal Cantata "Puer natus in Betlehem" Maria Zadori, soprano, Savaria Vocal Ensemble, Capella Saveria, Pal Nemeth, conductor Capriccio - 10 558 5:56
Sheppard, John Verbum caro Stile Antico Harmonia mundi - HMU 807517 6:00
Schiassi, Gaetano Maria Christmas Symphony in D Major Northwest Chamber Orchestra Seattle, Alun Francis, conductor Helios - CDH88028 6:10
Valentini, Giovanni Hodie Christus natus est Ilaria Geroldi & Marina Morelli, sopranos, Ensemble La Moderna Prattica, Stefano Molardi, conductor Christophorus - CHR 77238 6:20
Corp, Ronald Three Medieval Carols Apsara Choir, Ronald Corp, conductor Stone - 5060192780185 6:27
Scarlatti, Alessandro Christmas Cantata Gertaraut Stoklassa, soprano, Mainz Chamber Orchestra, Gunter Kehr, conductor Allegretto - ACD 8402 6:37
Schutz, Heinrich Alleluja, lobet den Heren The Choir and Orchestra of The Academy of Ancient Music, Paul Goodwin, conductor Harmonia mundi - HMU 907202 6:53
Grandi, Alessandro Cantabo Domino Henri Ledroit, countertenor, Ricercar Consort Ricercar - 013028 7:03
La Rue, Pierre de Magnificat on the 4th tone VivaVoce, Peter Schubert, conductor Naxos - 8.557896-97 7:07
Chatman, Stephen Little Child in a Manger///A Cradle Song Heidi Krutzen, harp (Little Child in a Manger), University of British Columbia Singers, Bruce Pullan, conductor Centrediscs (Canadian Music Centre) - CMCCD 15509 7:23
Mikolaj of Radom Magnificat Ars Nova, Jacek Urbaniak, conductor DUX - 0229 7:30
Silvestrov, Valentin Christmas song from Four Spiritual songs Kiev Chamber Choir, Mykola Hobdych, conductor ECM New Series - 2117 476 3316 7:39
Verdina, Pietro Christmas Vespers Societas Incognitorum, Eduard Tomastik, conductor Rosa - RD 947 7:41
Sebastian of Felsztyna Alleluja, Ave Maria The Nightingales of Poznan, Stefan Stuligrosz, conductor Jade - 45358-2 8:07
Zielenski, Mikolaj Magnificat The Rose Ensemble, Jordan Sramek, conductor The Rose Ensemble 8:12
Godar, Vladimir Dormi, Jesu Emily Van Evera, soprano, The Hildegard Choir & Guests, Gulliver Ralston, conductor Somm - SOMMCD 0102 8:19
Medieval Christmas Songs Natus est hodie dominus///igitur mundana fabrica Discantus///Coro easo Opus 111 - OP 30207 8:26
Clemens Non Papa, Jacobus Missa Pastores quidnam vidistis Stile Antico Harmonia mundi - HMU 807575 8:31
Langlais, Jean La Nativite Ann Labounsky, organ (Organ of St. Peter Cathedral, Erie Pennsylvania) Musical Heritage Society - 424127L 9:10
Leonarda, Isabella Magnificat, Op. 19, No. 10 Musica Laudantes, Cappella Strumentale Del Duomo Di Novara, Paolo Monticelli, conductor Opus 111 - OPS 30-206 9:18
Hovhaness, Alan Christmas Ode from Tryptych Benita Valente, soprano, Bamberg symphony Orchestra, Alfredo Antonini, conductor Cidadel - CTD 88122 9:29
Bernhard, Christoph Christmas Cantata Hellen Kwon, soprano, Hamburg Soloists, Emil Klein, conductor Arte Nova - 30504 9:37
Monteverdi, Claudio Laudate Domino The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, conductor Elektra Nonesuch - 9 79265-2 9:46
Anonymous Middle Ages Messe de la Vigile from 11th century Roman Manuscript Ensemble Organum, Marcel Peres, conductor Zig-Zag Territoires - ZZT081001 9:52
Graziani, Bonifazio Hymn "Ave Maris Stella" Ensembles Canticum novum & Argegiatta, Didier Louis, conductor l'empreinte digitale - ED 13086 10:09
Aleotti, Raphaella Motet "Hodie nata est beata Maria" Cappella Artemisia, Candace Smith, conductor Tactus - TC 570101 10:17
Keyrouz, Soeur Marie Magnificat L'Ensemble De La Paix Harmonia mundi - HMC 901577 10:20
Sisask, Urmas Christmas Oratorio New York Latvian Concert Choir, Youth Choir "Balsis", Male choir "Gaudeamus, "Children's choir of the Riga 4th Music School, Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, Andrejs Jansons, conductor New York Latvian Concert Choir - NYLCC 003 10:33
Galliculus, Johannes Magnificat on the 4th Tone The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, conductor Elektra Nonesuch - 9 79134-2 11:12
Boyd, Anne The Burning Babe Sydney Philharmonia Motet choir, Antony Walker, conductor ABC Classics - 476 5791 11:20
Cesis, Sulpitia Cantate Domino///Jubilate Deo///Angelus ad Pastores Cappella Artemisia, Candace Smith, conductor Tactus - TC 572801 11:23
Werner, Gregor Joseph Shepherd's Music for Christmas London Festival Orchestra, Ross Pople, conductor Arte Nova - 74321 30506 11:35
Gebel the Younger, Georg Christmas Oratorio Monika Mauch, Kai Wessel, Nico van der Meel & Peter Kooij, Cantus Thuringia, Capella Thuringia, Bernhard Klapprott, conductor CPO - 999 993-2 11:41
Cordat, Natalis Mortels, assamblez tous vos voix (Mortals sing all together) La Camera Della Lacrime, Bruno Bonhoure, conductor Alpha - 117 12:18
Carissimi, Giacomo Magnificat Basler Madrigalisten, Orchestra of the Scola Cantorum Basiliensis, Fritz Naf, conductor deutsche harmonia mundi - 77177-2 12:24
Pavlica, Jiri Missa Brevis Brno Chamber Orchestra, Ars Brunensis Chorus, Roman Valek, conductor Supraphon - SU 3475-2 12:36
Festa, Costanzo Angelus ad Pastores Cantica Symphonia Stradivarius - STR 33439 13:05
Orthodox Christmas Music Chants in Greek and Arabic (Bethlehem Make Ready///Joseph Spoke to the Version///2 Versions of Today born of a Virgin Cappella Romana Capella Romana 13:12
Tavener, Sir John God is With Us - A Christmas Proclamation The Elora Featival singers, Noel Edison, conductor Naxos - 8.554179 13:33
Zelenka, Jan Dismas O Magnum Mysterium - Motetto pro Nativitate Marketa Cukrova, alto,Musica Florea, Marek Stryncl, conductor Supraphon - SU 4111-2 13:40
Caresana, Cristofaro "La Vigilia" - Cantata "Per la Nascita di Nostro Signore" I Turchini, Antonio Florio, conductor Glossa - GCD 922601 13:45
Gabrieli, Andrea Hodie Christus Natus Est///Angelus Ad Pastores I Cantori Di San Marco, Marco Gemmani, conductor Tactus - TC 530701 14:04
Bembinow, Milosz A Baby Is Born - Christmas Carol Suite for Women's Choir and String Quartet Girls Cathedral Choir, Puellae Orantes, Quartet Dafo Dux - 0841 14:11
Salas, Esteban Magnificat Ars Longa de La Havane, Teresa Paz, conductor K617 - 140 14:39
Fabri, Stefano Magnificat from Vesperae a Quattour Choris A Sei Voci, Bernard Fabre-Garrus, conductor Auvidis - E 8663 14:45
Tarditi, Orazio Volate caelites John Elwes, tenor, La Fenice Ricercar - 206562 15:04
Renaissance Spain (anonymous with Refrains by Bartolome Carccres) Sibilla Valenciana Montserrat Figueras, voice, La Capella Reial de Catalunya, Jordi Savall, conductor Alia Vox - AV 9806 15:13
Kakhidze, Vakhtang Elegy from "Christmas Trilogy" Rustavi Choir/Mdzlevari Boys' Choir, Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra, Vakhtang Kakhidze, conductor, Zurab Tavkelishvili, Boys alto solo Cugate Classics - CGCO27-2 15:39
Ratniece, Santa Vigilia de Mattino Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Klava, conductor, Jekaterina Suvorova, harp Santa Ratniece 15:50
Kuprisa, Anita Star, Night and Miracle The New York Latvian Concert Choir, Chamber Orchestra of the Latvian National Opera, Andrejs Jansons, conductor New York Latvian Concert Choir - NYLCC - 001 16:04
Charpentier, Marc-Antoine Messe De Minuet sur Des Airs De Noel The Boston Camerata, Joel Cohen, conductor Elektra Nonesuch - 9 79265-2 16:20
Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon Hodie Christus natus est The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Timothy Brown, conductor Etcetera - KTC 2025 16:50
Dorff, Daniel Pachelbel's Christmas (A Merry Melange) for Brass Quintet Fine Arts Brass Ensemble Isis - CD 028 16:55