Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, December 21, 2006

Music for the Christmas Season

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Gregorian Chant

Halleluia + Psalm 117 (116), 1-2 + Doxologie (10 times Alleluia)

Capella Antiqua München; Konrad Ruhland, conductor

Paschale Mysterium

Seon
 

 

Puer natus est nobis; Os iusti

Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo de Silos; Ismael Fernandez de la Cuesta; Francisco Lara, directors

Chant

Angel
 

 

Hodie Christus natus est; Qui menducat; Gloria, laus et honor

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

Chant Noel

Angel
 

John Tavener

Village Wedding

Chanticleer

Colors of Love

Teldec

 

7:30

David Weintraub 

Eight Bright Candles

Eaken Piano Trio

I’ll Be Home for the Holidays

Naxos

 

Julia Chajes

The Chassid (Prayer)

 

 

 

 

Cesar Franck

Panis Angelicus

 

 

 

 

Scott Robinson

Great is the Miracle

 

 

 

8:00

John Jacob Niles

I Wonder as I Wander

 

 

 

 

Jose Feliciano

Feliz Navidad

 

 

 

 

J.S. Bach

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

 

 

 

 

Händel

Chorus: “For Unto Us Is Born” from, Messiah

The English Concert & Choir; Trevor Pinnock, conductor

The All-Star Christmas Album 

Deutsche-Grammophon

 

J.S. Bach

Chorus: “Jachzet, frohlocket”, from Christmas Oratorio

The Monteverdi Choir; The English Baroque Soloists; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

 

 

 

W.A. Mozart

“Laudate Dominum”, from Vesperae solennes de confessore, K.339

Cheryl Studer, soprano; Ambrosian Singers; London Symphony Orchestra; Ion Martin, conductor

 

 

8:30

Jester Hairston

Mary’s Boy Child

Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone; Malcolm Martineau, piano

 

 

 

Brahms

Wiegenlied, Op.49, No.4

Annie Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano; Bengt Forsberg, piano

 

 

 

Andrew Lloyd Webber

“Pie Jesu”, from Requiem

Sarah Brightman, soprano; Paul Miles-Kingston, soprano; Winchester Cathedral Choir; James Lancelot, orgon; English Chamber Orchestra; Lorin Maazel, conductor

 

 

 

Heinrich Kaminski

Maria durch ein Dornwald ging

Dresdner Kreuzchor; Matthias Jung, condutor

 

 

 

W.A. Mozart

“Agnus Dei”, from Coronation Mass

Kathleen Battle; Trudeliese Schmidt; Gösta Winbergh; Ferrucio Furlanetto; Wiener Singverein; Rudolf Scholz, organ; Wiener Philharmoniker; Herbert von Karajan

 

 

 

Vasily Titov

The Angel Cried Out

Chanticleer

Magnificat

Teldec

 

Traditional

Fum, Fum, Fum; Hacia Belen va un borrico; I Saw Three Ships; Tomorrow Will Be My Dancing Day; Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella; Mary Had a Baby; The Cherry Tree Carol; Touro-louro-louro; The Boar’s Head Carol; The Holly and the Ivy; Coventry Carol

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers; Robert Shaw, conductor

Songs of Angels: Christmas Hymns & Carols

Telarc

 

 

Dormi, Jesu; Carol of the Birds

Kathleen Battle, soprano; Christopher Parkening, guitar

Angels’ Glory

Sony