Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Music for the Christmas Season

Playlist for Thursday, December 18, 2003

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00 pm

Gregorian

Hodie Christus natus est

The Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo de Silos; Francisco Lara, director

Chant Noel

Angel

Hymn for Christmas Vespers (Mode 1)

Choir of the Vienna Hofburgkapelle; Josef Schabasser, director

Gregorian Chants for Christmas/Schutz: A Christmas Story

Alegretto

Puer natus est nobis

The Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo de Silos; Francisco Lara, director

Chant

Angel

Handel

For Unto Us A Child is Born from The Messiah

English Conert & Choir; Trevor Pinnock, conductor

The All-Star Christmas Album

Deutsche-Grammophon

Michael Praetorius

Puer Natus in Bethlehem; In Dulci Jubilo

La Capella Ducale and Musica Fiata; Roland Wilson, conductor

Praetorius: Polyhymnia Caduceatrix & Panegyrica

Vivarte

7:30 pm

William Byrd

Lullaby

The Tallis Scholars

Christmas Carols and Motets

Gimell

Anonymous

Resonet in laudibus (Iitem de Navitate Domini)

Capella Antiqua Munchen; Niederaltaicher Scholaren, Konrad Ruhland, conducting

Christmas: The Moosburg Gradual of 1360

Seon

Traditional

Veni, veni Emmanuel; Stille Nacht; Il est ne, le devin Enfant; Nova, Nova!

Taverner Consort, Choir and Players; Andrew Parrott

The Carol Album: Seven Centuries of Chrirtmas Music

EMI

8:00 pm

Gaetano Maria Schiassi

Christmas Symphony in D Major

Cis Collegium Mozarteum Salzburg; Jurgen Geise, director

Christmas Concetos

Arte Nova

Pietro Antonio Locatelli

Concerto Grosso in F minor

Franz Biebl

Ave Maria

Chanticleer

Our Heartís Joy: A Chanticleer Christmas

Chanticleer Records

8:30 pm

John Tavener

Village Wedding

Chanticleer

Chanticleer: Colors of Love

Teldec

Hector Berlioz

Marche Nocturne from LíEnfance du Christ

La Chapelle Royale, Collegium Vocale, Orchestre des Champs Elysees; Philippe Herreweghe, conductor

Berlioz: LíEnfance du Christ

Harmonia Mundi

Francesco Guerrero

Virgen Sancta

Chanticleer

Our Heartís Joy: A Chanticleer Christmas

Chanticleer Records

9:00 pm

Anonymous

E la don don; Riu, riu, chiu

Traditional

Fum, Fum, Fum; Hacia Belen va un borrico; Tomorrow Will Be My Dancing Day; Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella; Mary Had a Baby; The Cherry Tree Carol

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers; Robert Shaw, conductor

Song of Angels: Christmas Hymns & Carols

Telarc

Cesar Franck

Panis Angelicus

Eaken Piano Trio

Iíll Be Home for the Holidays

Naxos

J.S. Bach

Jesu, Joy of Manís Desiring