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The Christmas Album: Traditional Christmas Carols and Songs

Irmgard Seefried (soprano), Gundula Janowitz (soprano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Helmut Walcha (organ)

2 Presto CDs

$24.50

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This release includes a digital booklet

Contents

Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For the first Day of Christmas

8:15
$1.10
$1.40
  • Berliner Philharmoniker, Berliner Motettenchor, RIAS Kammerchor
  • Fritz Lehmann
  • Recorded: 1955-08-10
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

No.1 Chorus: "Jauchzet, frohlocket"

8:15
$1.10
$1.40

Rinck: Alle Jahre wieder

1:00
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

trad.: Maria auf dem berge

1:43
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Schulz, J A P: Ihr Kinderlein, kommet

1:36
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • RIAS Knabenchor, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Koelner Gesangbuch: Echolied der Hirten

1:24
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

anon.: O du frohliche

1:06
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Praetorius, M: Weihnachtslieder

1:16
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen

1:16
$1.10
$1.40

anon.: Vom Himmel hoch, o Englein kommt

2:08
$1.10
$1.40
  • Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Hermann Prey (baritone), Fritz Neumeyer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1966

trad.: Was soll das bedeuten?

1:58
$1.10
$1.40
  • Wolfgang Stert (double bass), Fritz Wunderlich (tenor), Helmut Böcker (bassoon), Dietmar Keller (english horn), Hermann Prey (baritone), Christmut Geier (violin), Fritz Neumeyer (work arranger)
  • Fritz Neumeyer
  • Recorded: 1966

anon.: O Freude über Freude

2:33
$1.10
$1.40
  • Hermann Prey (baritone), Fritz Wunderlich (tenor)
  • Neumeyer-Ensemble
  • Fritz Neumeyer
  • Recorded: 1966-06
  • Recording Venue: Polydor-Studio München

trad.: Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier

2:33
$1.10
$1.40
  • Wolfgang Stert (double bass), Hermann Prey (baritone), Helmut Böcker (bassoon), Fritz Neumeyer (cembalo), Dietmar Keller (oboe), Hans Georg Renner (oboe d amore), Fritz Neumeyer (work arranger)
  • Fritz Neumeyer
  • Recorded: 1966

Bach, J S: Chorale Preludes I, BWV599-644 'Orgelbüchlein'

6:16
$5.50
$7.00
  • Helmut Walcha (organ)
  • Recorded: 1952-09
  • Recording Venue: Kirche St. Peter & Paul, Cappel

Gott, durch deine Güte / Gottes Sohn ist kommen, BWV 600

1:06
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Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 604

1:32
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Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV 605

1:51
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Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 606

0:40
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Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar, BWV 607

1:07
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anon.: O du frohliche

2:44
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  • Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Walter Reichhardt (cello), Otto Büchner (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: On Christmas Night

1:39
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  • Maria Stader (soprano), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Gustav Meyer (english horn), Manfred Clement (oboe), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Als die Welt verloren

1:52
$1.10
$1.40
  • Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Walter Reichhardt (cello), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Georg Schmid (viola), Otto Büchner (violin), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Maria durch ein' Dornwald ging

2:24
$1.10
$1.40
  • Walter Reichhardt (cello), Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Herbei, o ihr Gläubigen

1:23
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  • Rudolf Gall (clarinet), Maria Stader (soprano), Manfred Clement (oboe), Albrecht Weigler (clarinet), Walther Theurer (flute), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen

2:53
$1.10
$1.40
  • Walter Reichhardt (cello), Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Maria et Joseph

2:39
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  • Maria Stader (soprano), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Manfred Clement (oboe), Gustav Meyer (english horn), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

Praetorius, M: In dulci jubilo

2:01
$1.10
$1.40
  • Walter Reichhardt (cello), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Franz Ortner (double bass), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Kommet ihr Hirten

1:52
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria Stader (soprano), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Hedwig Bilgram (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

Eccard: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her

2:31
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria Stader (soprano), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Hedwig Bilgram (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Freu' dich, Erd' und Sternenzelt

1:46
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  • Rudolf Gall (clarinet), Maria Stader (soprano), Manfred Clement (oboe), Albrecht Weigler (clarinet), Walther Theurer (flute), Gustav Meyer (english horn), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

Scheidt: O Jesulein Zart

2:16
$1.10
$1.40
  • Walter Reichhardt (cello), Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Walther Theurer (flute), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: D'ou viens-tu, bergère

1:47
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria Stader (soprano), Manfred Clement (oboe), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Gustav Meyer (english horn), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Ach du mein liebes Jesulein

1:02
$1.10
$1.40
  • Franz Ortner (double bass), Rudolf Gall (clarinet), Maria Stader (soprano), Walter Reichhardt (cello), Albrecht Weigler (clarinet), Georg Schmid (viola), Otto Büchner (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Seht, das Kindlein weinet

1:34
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rudolf Gall (clarinet), Maria Stader (soprano), Manfred Clement (oboe), Albrecht Weigler (clarinet), Walther Theurer (flute), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Karl Kolbinger (bassoon), Hedwig Bilgram (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Kindlein zart

1:49
$1.10
$1.40
  • Georg Schmid (viola), Walter Reichhardt (cello), Maria Stader (soprano), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Franz Ortner (double bass), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

anon.: Schlaf, mein Kindlein (Wiegenlied)

1:59
$1.10
$1.40
  • Walter Reichhardt (cello), Franz Ortner (double bass), Maria Stader (soprano), Georg Schmid (viola), Manfred Clement (oboe), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Otto Büchner (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

Gruber, F: Silent Night

3:06
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rudolf Gall (clarinet), Albrecht Weigler (clarinet), Maria Stader (soprano), Franz Ortner (double bass), Walther Theurer (flute), Walter Reichhardt (cello), Otto Büchner (violin), Hedwig Bilgram (organ), Georg Schmid (viola), Kurt-Christian Stier (violin), Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger), Fritz Rotschuh (chorus master)
  • Munich Chorknaben
  • Recorded: 1961-06-01
  • Recording Venue: Hochschule für Musik, Munich

Handel: Der Messias, HWV 56 - In deutscher Sprache / Erster Teil

8:48
$3.30
$4.20
  • Gundula Janowitz (soprano), Elmar Schloter (organ), Maurice André (trumpet), Hedwig Bilgram (harpsichord)
  • Münchener Bach-Orchester, Münchener Bach-Chor
  • Karl Richter
  • Recorded: 1964-06-28
  • Recording Venue: Residenz, Herkulessaal, Munich

12. Chor "Denn es ist uns ein Kind geboren"

4:24
$1.10
$1.40

14. Rezitativ (Sopran) "Es waren Hirten beisammen.."

2:04
$1.10
$1.40

15. Chor "Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe"

2:20
$1.10
$1.40

Gruber, F: Silent Night

3:21
$1.10
$1.40
  • Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger), Serge Jaroff (chorus conductor)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Serge Jaroff
  • Recorded: 1962

trad.: O du fröhliche, o du selige

2:49
$1.10
$1.40
  • Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Serge Jaroff
  • Recorded: 1962

trad.: O Tannenbaum

1:33
$1.10
$1.40
  • Don Kosaken Chor, Serge Jaroff, Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1967

trad.: Süßer die Glocken nie klingen

3:05
$1.10
$1.40
  • Franz-Josef Breuer (work arranger)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Serge Jaroff
  • Recorded: 1968

 Excerpt, Corelli: Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 8 in G minor 'fatto per la notte di Natale'

13:53
$4.40
$5.60
  • Gerhard Stenzel (cello), Fritz Neumeyer (harpsichord continuo), Otto Schaernack (violin), Ulrich Grehling (violin)
  • Capella Coloniensis
  • August Wenzinger
  • Recorded: 1955-06-21
  • Recording Venue: Rudolf-Oetker-Halle, Bielefeld

1. Vivace - Grave - Allegro

4:00
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$1.40

2. Adagio - Allegro - Adagio

3:02
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3. Vivace

1:20
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4. Allegro - Pastorale (Largo)

5:31
$1.10
$1.40

trad.: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her

0:43
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

trad.: Die Hirten auf dem Felde

1:12
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

anon.: Maria durch ein' Dornwald ging

1:49
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

trad.: Still, still, still

1:22
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • RIAS Knabenchor, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

trad.: Süßer die Glocken nie klingen

1:15
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Gruber, F: Silent Night

1:20
$1.10
$1.40
  • Rita Streich (soprano), Kurt Gaebel (work arranger)
  • Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
  • Kurt Gaebel
  • Recorded: 1953-10-19
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Bach, J S: Chorale Preludes I, BWV599-644 'Orgelbüchlein'

6:45
$4.40
$5.60
  • Helmut Walcha (organ)
  • Recorded: 1952-09
  • Recording Venue: Kirche St. Peter & Paul, Cappel

In dulci jubilo, BWV 608

1:40
$1.10
$1.40

Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 609

0:49
$1.10
$1.40

Wir Christenleut, BWV 612

1:27
$1.10
$1.40

In dir ist Freude, BWV 615

2:49
$1.10
$1.40

Christof Friedrich Daniel Schubart: Weihnachtslied der Hirten

2:01
$1.10
$1.40
  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Jörg Demus (piano), Wilhelm Weismann (work arranger)
  • Recorded: 1970-11
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Schlaf wohl, du Himmelsknabe du

2:01
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$1.40

Reger: Weihnachtslieder Op.137

1:05
$1.10
$1.40
  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Jörg Demus (piano)
  • Recorded: 1970-11
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Nr. 3 "Uns ist geboren ein Kindelein"

1:05
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Mergner: Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier

2:32
$1.10
$1.40
  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Jörg Demus (piano)
  • Recorded: 1970-11
  • Recording Venue: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin

Cornelius: 6 Weihnachtslieder, Op.8

12:48
$6.60
$8.40
  • Irmgard Seefried (soprano), Erik Werba (piano)
  • Recorded: 1952

1. Christbaum

1:48
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2. Die Hirten

2:09
$1.10
$1.40

3. Die Könige

2:25
$1.10
$1.40

4. Simeon

2:02
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5. Christus der Kinderfreund

2:38
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6. Christkind

1:46
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 Excerpt, Reger: Schlichte Weisen, Op. 76

2:36
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  • Irmgard Seefried (soprano), Erik Werba (piano), Wolfgang Schneiderhan (violin)
  • Recorded: 1952-01

52. Mariä Wiegenlied

2:36
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$1.40

Gruber, F: Silent Night

3:17
$1.10
$1.40
  • Arno Flor (work arranger)
  • Großes Orchester mit Glocken und Chor
  • Recorded: 1956-06-25
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

trad.: O Tannenbaum

2:30
$1.10
$1.40
  • Heinz Alisch (work arranger)
  • Großes Orchester mit Glocken und Chor
  • Recorded: 1956-06-25
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

anon.: Kommet ihr Hirten

2:14
$1.10
$1.40
  • Harald Emmelmann (work arranger)
  • Großes Orchester mit Glocken und Chor
  • Recorded: 1956-06-25
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

Ebel: Leise rieselt der Schnee

2:25
$1.10
$1.40
  • Harald Emmelmann (work arranger)
  • Großes Orchester mit Glocken und Chor
  • Recorded: 1956-06-25
  • Recording Venue: Berlin

Bach, J S: Canonic Variations on the Christmas Hymn 'Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her', BWV769

2:23
$1.10
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  • Willy Hoffmann (work arranger)
  • Großes Orchester mit Glocken und Chor
  • Recorded: 1956-06-25
  • Recording Venue: Berlin
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