Global Village Playlist for Thursday, December 20, 2001

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Selection Title

Album Title

Artist(s)

Label

Nationality

1:00 pm

Dadra Tal, 6-beat rhythm in 2 bars w/Greensleeves

Indian Drums

Mahapurush Misra, Tabla

Connoisseur Society (LP)

India

Greensleeves

Oliver Lake Steel Quartet: Have yourself a merry…

Oliver Lake Street Quartet

Passin’ Thru

USA

Let It Snow/The Last Christmas Medley You’ll Ever Need to Hear; The Christmas Yodel

Christmas The Cowboy Way

Riders in the Sky

Rounder

USA

In the Bleak Mid-Winter

A New Century Christmas

New Century Saxophone Quartet

Channel Crossings

USA

The Christmas Song

The Joys of Christmas Past

Mel Torme, vocals

MCA

USA

Winter Wonderland

Yule Struttin: A Blue Note Christmas

Chet Baker, trumpet; Rus Freeman, piano; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums

Blue Note

USA

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Same

Dexter Gordon, Saxophone; Kirk Lightsey, piano; David Eubanks, bass; Eddie Gladden, drums

Same

Same

A Merrier Christmas

Same

Benny Green, Piano

Same

Same

1:30 pm

O Come, O Come Emmanuel/;God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen; Here We Come A-Wassailing/Bottom of the Punch Bowl; Christmas Duanag/Hark the Bonny Christ Church Bells; Rock Thee O’ Child/Christ Child’s Lullaby

A Scottish Christmas: Traditional Scottish Carols, Wassail Tunes, Strathspeys and Reels for the Celebration of the Christms, Hogmanay and the New Year

Bonnie Rideout, Scottish fiddle; Maggie Sansone, hammered dulcimer; Al Petteway, acoustic guitar

Maggie’s Music

Scotland

Decet Huius Cunctis Horis; Ave, Maria, Gratia Plena

The Christmas Story

The Waverly Consort; Michael Jaffee, director

The Waverly Consort

USA

2:00 pm

Gloria in Excelsis Deo (Dufay); Orientis Partibus

Same

Same

Same

Same

I Saw Three Ships

Christmas Guitars

John Renbourn, Guitar

Green Linnet

England

God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen

Same

Taj Mahal, Guitar

Same

USA

Bring a Torch, Jeannette

Same

Nancy Wilson, Guitar

Same

USA

Christmas Passacaglia

Same

David Tanenbaum, Guitar

Same

USA

The Flight Into Egypt;

A Celtic Christmas: Peace on Earth

Nightnoise

Windham Hill

USA

The Heron

Same

James Blennerhassett, ‘cello; Seamus Mcguire, violin, viola

Same

USA

2:30 pm

Carolan’s Farewell

Same

Laoise Kelly, Irish harp

Same

Ireland

Christmas Oratorio: Flosst, mein Heiland (Echo Aria)

J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Tamara Matthews, soprano; Mary Watt, oboe

Dorian

Germany

Instrumental Suite: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, (Bach, arr. By Mallon)

Bach: Christmas Cantatas

Aradia Ensemble, Kevin Mallon, conductor

Naxos

Germany

Sinfonia

J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Bach Festival Orchestra;, Greg Funfgeld, conductor

Dorian

Germany

Adagio for Oboe & Orchestra (from Concerto in d minor by Marcello)

A Roman Christmas: Italian Concertos and Cantatas

Stefan, Schilli, oboe; Cologne Chamber Orchestra; Helmut Muller-Bruhl, conductor

Naxos

Italy

3:00 pm

Intonent hodie; Sainte nicholaes; Whanne the bisshop of the citee of Myre deied; Nicholai presulis

Legends of St. Nicholas: Medieval Chant and Polyphany

Anonymous 4

Harmonia Mundi

England

The Vesperal Hymn: O mild light; Your nativity, O Christ our God

Vigil of the Nativity of Christ

Russian Patriarchate Choir; Anatoly Grindenko, director

Opus 111

Russia

Svivon

A Taste of Hanukah

NEC Chorus

Rounder

Israel

Psalm 27

Same

Dennis Slaughter & Boston Community Gospel Choir

Same

USA

Merry Christmas, Baby; Christmas Means Love

You’re All I Want for Christmas

The Persuasions

Bullseye Blues

USA

3:30 pm

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

Tiny Tim’s Christmas Album

Tiny Tim, vocals

Rounder

USA

Christmas at the Triple X Ranch

The Rounder Christmas Album

Riders in the Sky

Rounder

USA

A Shut-In at Christmas/Shut-In’s Prayer

Same

Louvin Brothers

Same

Same

What Child is This

Same

David Grisman, mandolin

Same

Same

Must be Santa Polka

Same

Brave Combo

Same

Same

The Friendly Beasts

Same

Johnson Mountain Boys

Same

Same

The Holly & the Ivy/The Cherry Tree Carol

Same

John Fahey with Terry Robb

Same

Same

Meet Me Under the Mistletoe

Happy holidays…with love from Elaine Lucia

Elaine Lucia, vocals; Randy Vincent, guitar; Mel Graves, bass; Paul Distel, drums

Room With a View Studio

USA

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

The Rounder Christmas Album

Joseph Spence, vocals and guitar

Rounder

USA